Wearing Proper Footwear Can Prevent Slips and Falls



The right winter footwear is critical to preventing slip and fall accidents on the job. Because of the unpredictable and often treacherous conditions winter can bring, footwear should provide as much stability as possible.

Other important factors to keep in mind when it comes to footwear include comfort, thermal protection, slip resistance, usability and cost.

Use the materials we’ve made available regarding winter footwear and related topics to find useful information on choosing proper footwear and the science behind slip resistance, as well as tips on taking it slow on ice and utilizing outdoor hazard equipment. Browse our library materials below and the sections on the right for more information.



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Library Materials