Slip and Falls account for over 300,000 disabling injuries in America annually.
Slip and falls are the third largest cause of workplace injuries with an average cost of over $20,000.
Slip and falls are the single largest cause of emergency room visits.
Slip and falls are the second to motor vehicle accidents for accidental deaths.
Slip and falls are the leading cause of injury death and leading cause of non-fatal injuries among the elderly.
"An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure"
J.C. Stephenson Distributing
From the Bureau of Labor Statistics:
Where Can Accidents Occur?
Showers, Bathtubs and Bathroom floors
Pool Decks Indoor and Outdoor
Kitchens & Laundry rooms
Commercial Building Lobbies
Indoors and Out
Malls & shopping Centers
The American with Disabilities Act passed by Congress provides that all Public, Municipal and Commercial Buildings must maintain floors
that have a co-efficient of friction of 0.60 in order to be considered safe to walk on. This Act provides strong penalties
for not keeping within the law.
Why Slip? - treat it with Bio-dEgradable Tile-Grip