Counting Steps 02, April 2020 Safeguard Uncategorized Counting steps with a fitness tracker or know someone who is? We have become obsessed with these numbers! The average American takes over 5,000 steps a day... 35,000 steps per week or 1.8 million a year... For every100 workers, that's 182 million steps per year... 24 hours a day, 7 days a week... A 40-hour work week = ~90 million steps! The sheer volume alone makes walking surfaces a priority in our safety programs. For help with slip-and-fall prevention, contact Safeguard today!