Slip and fall claim stats

By Axel Handy

Slip and fall claims are far too abundant.  A little preventative effort could go a long way towards protecting you, your employees, and your customers.  Take a look at these stats published by National Underwriter this year:

57% of all General Liability Claims are from slip and fall accidents

65% of lost workdays are related to slip and fall accidents

95 million – The number of lost workdays as a result of employee slip and fall accidents each year

22% of slip and fall accidents cause more than 31 lost workdays

85% of workers comp claims are a result of slick floors

25,000 – The estimated number of slip and fall accidents each day

$70 Million is paid out annually for workers comp and medical costs from slip and fall accidents

Infographic and full story HERE