Proper approved Slip resistant shoes are a must in any store and as a manager you must enforce usage – no exceptions, regardless of how good the floor cleaning techniques are Shoes are the best way to reduce slips.
One may never know when there will be a spill, or oil on the floor that may cause a slip and fall. Slip resistant shoes are much different than standard shoes, even sport shoes. The soles are designed in a way to push liquids away, and better grip the floor.
As a result, a proper, approved shoe is crucial to helping to prevent slips and falls. When purchasing a slip resistant shoe, make sure it is approved! These shoes have been researched for effectiveness and cost and should be required within your store.