Slips trips and fall signs
It's a fact that slips, trips and falls represent the most common causes of injuries and fatalities for workers in the UK.
Many situations can be prevented with the help of hazard warning signs that will alert employees of a specific risk.
Keep your workplace tidy, report incidents and avoid unnecessary obstructions or loose electrical cables for example.
You'll find more information on the statistics from our blog article.
Features a distinctive deep water hazard symbol with a pictogram of a man on the edge of a big drop into deep water and indicating the danger of drowning if you should fall in.
This sign is part of our Water Safety signs range and can be used in swimming baths to warn swimmers of a sudden change in the water level in the pool.
The HSE produces checklists to reduce the risk injuries through slips, trips and falls in the workplace. We produce safety signs to lessen the chances of your employees or visitors from falling victims to hazards.
Slips, trips and falls are one of the most likely causes of workplace injuries. Tripping and falling over steps can result in broken legs, head injuries and the like. Lessen the risk by warning of the hazard with this safety sign.
Low ceilings, beams and other obstacles prevent hazards and potential injuries to the head that could result in unconsciousness and head trauma.
There can be many obstacles at head height that you could bang your head on, particularly in an older building with lower ceilings and exposed beams. Warn others of the risk with this warning sign.
Inform others of a change in the floor level with this warning sign indicating a ramp, usually for wheelchair users to gain access to an area.
Warn workers and the public that a ramp is in use for access for wheelchair users for example with this hazard warning sign from our General Warning signs range.
A huge number of accidents in the workplace are due to slips, trips and falls. If a floor is likely to be slippery then inform others of the hazard with this general warning sign.
Slips, trips and falls account for a huge number of accidents in the workplace. If you know that the floor is likely to be slippery, inform others of the hazard with this general warning sign.
Warn others of the presence of stairs, for example if they are behind a closed door.
Make others aware of stairs which may not be obvious, for example behind a door or round a sharp bend.
Caution - Trip hazard warning sign
Warning notice advising of the possibility of trip hazards on site
You need to protect workers or the public from falling into a manhole by taking the appropriate safety precautions such as using barriers and putting up safety notices.
Safety sign used in garages and workshops advising of danger from an open pit
Warning notice advising that there is a danger of falling if the trap door is left open
This warning sign is used to alert to the danger of objects falling and is part of our Construction signs range
A warning sign advising of danger due to a fragile roof
This multi purpose notice features a warning message advising of the risk of serious injury or death from falling, and a mandatory symbol and wording saying that the trap-door must be re-closed.
Site safety sign warning of the dangers of incomplete scaffolding on a construction site
Warn workers and the general public of a potential hazard from an uneven surface with this safety notice.
Mandatory safety sign to indicate that crawling boards must be used eg on fragile or slippery surfaces
Warning triangle image Warning Prohibition symbol Do not use roof for storage
Man on roof warning triangle symbol Warning Fragile roof area Prohibition symbol Do not use for storage
Man on roof warning triangle symbol Warning Fragile roof Mandatory exclamation symbol Crawling boards or ladders must be used
Multi message notice warning of a fragile roof and stating that crawling boards must be used
Safety sign that warns of a sudden drop with bold, black helvetica text on a yellow background