Posts Tagged ‘slips’

Thursday, March 10th, 2016

A video that has appeared on the internet shows an employee of a fast food chain slipping and landing on a bucket of boiling oil. Not only is this severe negligence on the part of the employee that placed the bucket on the floor, but the video also displays a severe lack of health & safety […]

Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

http://www.rte.ie/news/2015/0711/714109-injuries-board/ This link is interesting for two reasons, firstly the research has been conducted by a reputable organization (the Injuries Board is the Irish government body which makes personal injury awards) that shows that most slips in public places occur in July and it goes against the perception that slips mainly occur in icy or […]

Monday, September 22nd, 2014

In the non-slip industry we must have one of the least exciting subjects, it is great that a silly (but time honoured) slip problem has finally been investigated.  On a serious level, a Japanese University, Kitasato, has performed a scientific study as to why a banana skin creates slips.  The study has been awarded an […]