Category Archives: Floor Safety

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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Anti slip Coating or Surface modification?

Anti slip Coating or Surface modification? When you research Anti slip Coating on the internet it’s easy to get confused about what will provide the best solution to reduce the risk of a slip and fall accident. Among these hundreds of claims of effectiveness there is only two main types of solutions for surface treatment.…
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