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Does slip resistant footwear reduce slips among healthcare workers? A randomised controlled trial.
Project title: Does slip resistant footwear reduce slips among healthcare workers? A randomised controlled trial.
Call to action: 15/05 15/05 - Workplace health and wellbeing
Research type: Primary Research
Chief investigator: Professor David Torgerson
Lead Author: Professor David Torgerson
Contractor: University of York
Co-investigators: Dr Heather Iles-Smith, Miss Gillian Frost, Mr Mark Liddle, Mr Michael Zand, Mr Robert Shaw, Mrs Lorraine Loughrey-Green, Mrs Sarah Cockayne, Ms Caroline Fairhurst, Professor Catherine Hewitt.
Started: October 2016 | Status: Published February 2021
5-star GRIP-rated slip-resistant footwear reduced the incidence of slips in the workplace among NHS health-care workers compared with usual footwear.
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