Each year over 100,000 injuries and deaths are attributable to work-related falls. According to the National Safety Council, falls are one of the leading causes of deaths in the workplace. In addition to permanent injuries and lost lives caused by falls, businesses lose billions of dollarseach year from significant increases in insurance premiums, workers’ compensation claims, product liability costs, and other related expenses.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) protects the user from health or safety hazards at work. Right PPE can help protect against unwanted noise, airborne dust, sharp objects, chemical spills and other safety hazards at the workplace.