hold a barrier on the stairs


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  • Joelline

    Senior Member
    American English
    Hi piotr,

    I call it a "bannister."

    ''Please hold the bannister as you down; the stairs are slippery, and you could fall down''

    In general, in a sign or alert like yours, you would omit the word "down" at the end: "you could fall" is quite clear and common.