Floor and ground surfaces shall be stable, firm and slip resistant. It should also be cleared from rubble.
Here are a few tips to keep in mind in regards to floors:
- When working or living with persons with disabilities, avoid leaving things on the floor, obstacles could create a trip hazard;
- Paths need to be cleared of rubble and clearly marked;
- Ramps or other concrete or cement floor should be roughened to avoid being slippery when wet;
- Guardrails shall be installed to delimit space and opening in floor.