Many problems which cause slips and trips can be solved by good maintenance.
If you are involved in maintenance at your workplace you will be in the best position to spot these hazards and sort them out quickly.
All the hazards you spot will need to be fixed quickly but some will need to be looked at sooner than others.
Some examples of the problems you might have to deal with are shown on the next pages along with some solutions.
Case study: Delaying repairs causes injury