Facility safety—especially in areas where children learn and play—is a priority for facility leaders and administrators. One important way to make your facility safer is by removing protruding coat hooks.
PROTRUDING COAT HOOK INJURIES
8-year-old, male, sustained head laceration when accidentally tripped and hit head on a coat hook.
11-year-old, male, assaulted and kicked at school, pushed into coat hook and hit back, sustained contusion to his eye.
9-year-old, female, fell and hit eyelid on coat hook.
4-year-old, female, injured head from running into coat hook at school.
10-year-old, male, jumping and caught upper right chest on a coat hook.
8-year-old, male, sustained lacerations to face after cutting it on a broken coat hook at school.
*These examples—and many others—reported by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.
HangSafe Hooks eliminates school safety risks of traditional coat hooks.
Prevent Trips & Falls
Declutter classrooms and hallways by picking backpacks and coats from busy walkways.
Clear Means of Egress
Our HangSafe coat racks keep storage close to the walls allowing unobstructed means of egress. In case of emergency, walkways are free of backpacks and coats.
Eliminate Protruding Hooks
Our flat-profile design eliminates the risk of injuries. Plus, you’ll never have to replace sharp, broken hooks again!
Discover how simple & affordable it is to prevent school safety risks with HangSafe Hooks.