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Falls Aren’t Funny

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Slip–and–fall accidents are a growing problem. The total cost of these accidents now approaches $80 billion each year across North America, and that number is expected to double within the next decade. In an effort to curb slip and fall injuries and increase the safety of your residents and the public, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has published through …

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Getting A Grip On Safety

Gettingagrip

New Standards Target Slip-and-Fall Hazards by Larry Brenner The CosT of slIp-and-fall accidents has been pegged at nearly $80 billion each year in North America – a tally that is expected to grow as the population ages. In response, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), in collaboration with the National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI), has published standards to help property …

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