(ON) Preventing Falls from Slips and Trips in Ontario (1 hour)

(ON) Preventing Falls from Slips and Trips in Ontario (1 hour)
Falls from slips and trips, from the same level, are common workplace injuries.






Falls from slips and trips, from the same level, are common workplace injuries, which may cause serious injuries and disabilities.

Learn how to prevent slip, trip and fall accidents at your workplace.

Workers, managers, supervisors and committees will gain practical information, case studies and tips to help understand the causes of falls and take preventive measures. Developed by CCOHS in collaboration with WSPS.

Topics include

  • Basic cause of falls
  • How slips and trips occur
  • Roles of floor surfaces, stairs, walkways, housekeeping, obstructions, spills, and outdoor issues
  • Worker and employer responsibilities
  • Prevention of slip and trip hazards on surfaces and floors
  • Prevention of slip and trip hazards on stairs

This course does not cover falls from heights or situations such as working on ladders.

Upon completion of this course you will

  • Understand the causes of slip, trip and fall accidents
  • Understand the importance of preventing falls
  • Know good housekeeping practices and methods that help prevent falls

Average time to complete this course is about one hour.

Target Audience

  • Workers - new and experienced
  • Managers, supervisors
  • Health and safety committees, facility managers
  • Human resources and safety professionals with responsibilities for training and compliance

Delivery Method

This course is delivered as an on-line e-learning course. All you need is a computer, access to the Internet - and you are ready to go! This e-learning course is designed to help you learn at your own pace and in your own environment at your own convenience. During checkout, you can choose to register as a single learner or select a multiple learner license. With a multiple learner license you will act as an administrator and add learners from your company.

  • eCourse Volume Discount

    The cost is based on the total number of seats purchased. Multi-seat pricing is based on the single user seat price with the following volume discounts applied:

    Total Seats Discount
    100 - 499 25%
    500 - 999 50%
    1000+ 80%



    Réductions pour volume sur les cours en ligne.

    Le coût est fondé sur le nombre total de droits de participation achetés. Le coût par participant pour une licence multiparticipant est calculé en appliquant les réductions pour volume suivantes au coût de participation individuelle :

    Nombre total de participants Réduction
    100 à 499 25 %
    500 à 999 50 %
    1 000 et plus 80 %