How to Prevent Slips and Falls in Your O.R.

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References:

1. Based on Ansell internal testing (2021). Data on file.

2. Slip, Trip and Fall Prevention for Healthcare Workers, Dept. of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2011-123/pdfs/2011-123.pdf, Dec. 2010, accessed 6/9/20.

3. Facts About Hospital Worker Safety, OSHA, Sept. 2013. https://www.osha.gov.dsg/hospitals/documents/1.2_Factbook_508.pdf