Category Archives: Duty of Care liability

ANZ contracts Friction Systems Australia

Work commence shortly at the ANZ corporate offices throughout Melbourne.Keen to ensure their staff and visitors have the safest possible environment the ANZ have contracted Friction Systems Australia to reduce the risk of slips and falls within their facilities. The works will be carried out over the next 3 months and will provide surface modification…
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Slippery carpark floors

Why carpark floors are slippery when wet Slippery floors create one of the most memorable features of the typical underground carpark. The incredible squeal made by car tyres when navigating on these surfaces, like fingernails down a chalkboard this sound is very high pitched and can even hurts the ears. Have you ever wondered¬† what…
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Focus on slippery tiles

Zooming in on slippery tiles One of the most critical requirements in maintaining good traction on tiles is keeping them clean! Why invest in a professional treatment if you don't look after it? Here we show where you start and where you end up if you neglect good housekeeping.   Figure 1 is a brand…
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Check your tile slip rating

Check the tile slip rating       One of the critical factors missed by a lot of shoppers hunting for tiles is the safety of the surface and the tile slip rating. As much as 50% of our work is devoted to fixing basic bad decisions made when first researching the tiles for your…
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