Each year thousands of people are injured as a result of a slip and fall when entering a building entrance, and the first line of defense that most building owners employ is entrance carpet matting.Article
CEO of Traction Experts Inc. and Founder of the National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI)
Russell Kendzior, internationally recognized as a leading expert in slip and fall accident prevention, is the president and chief executive officer (CEO) of Traction Experts Inc. and founder of the National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI). Kendzior is the author of the best-selling book on accident prevention entitled, Slip and Fall Prevention Made Easy, as well as the book entitled, Falls Aren’t Funny. Kendzior has written numerous articles on slip and fall accident prevention for many respected publications and media outlets.
Articles by Russell Kendzior
In August 2013, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is scheduled to release new rules for Walking and Working Surfaces (29 CFR Part 1910), that raise the bar for floorcare, safety and inspection.Article
Health and Safety
Although most likely to be identified as the primary cause of a slip-and-fall accident, please note that flooring materials, maintenance, and hazards contribute to only about half of the problem.Article