By Jena Williams

And he needs some help choosing the appropriate footwear to get the job done. This interactive safety training simulation allows you to change Santa’s footwear, environment and task. Watch the coefficient of friction change. See if Santa can stay on his feet!

Test your skills in preventing slips, trips and falls.

Slips, trips and falls are a major cause of injuries in the trucking industry. The correct amount of friction prevents these injuries. Friction can be measured using the ‘Coefficient of Friction (CoF)’, which is proportional to grip between your shoes and walking surface. Friction changes with environment and contaminants, type of shoes and task activities…