Kitchen Safety

Preventing falls , bruises and back injuries

What causes falling in kitchens?

Kitchen injuries are caused by having wet floors. DO NOT walk on wet floors. You could be cooking and carring a hot pan. You can slip and burn your self with the hot food. Here are some other injuries that can happen.


  • Using unsturdy ladders to reach tall shelfs.
  • open cabins and doors. you can bump into them.
  • dirty floors. you can slip

How to prevent Falling, Bruises, and back injuries

Examples of how you can prevent Kitchen injuries.

  • Clean up spills immediately.
  • Never walk on wet floor. Clear away floor clutter.
  • Use a sturdy ladder or step stool to reach high shelves chairs tip over easily.
  • choose kitchen rugs with nonskid backing.
  • store heavy items within easy reach. lift them with care,
  • Close drawers and cabinet doors after you open them.