Floor cleaning: Why it is important
It is important to choose the best cleaning method for your floor:
- Most slip accidents happen when floors are contaminated. Effective cleaning should remove contamination and reduce the risk of slips. Incorrect cleaning can lead to a build-up of contamination, making the floor more slippery.
- A wet cleaning process can make a floor slippery during and immediately after cleaning.
The following pages show some common cleaning techniques and slip issues associated with them.