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6 Ways To Prevent Floor Slips

Written by: James Powell

Welcome to my first blog of 2017 (Business has been so busy lately!).

This blog will be addressing issues surrounding floor safety.

Case Study: Health Spa / Swimming Pool

Written by: 4Earth

Slip Issue:
After several slip incidents on newly laid tiles, the owners of a Health Spa went back to the tile distributor and with their assistance contracted a fim to install a well known anti slip product.

 

In tandem with the anti slip product the Spa staf were instructed to clean the flors regularly with a cleaning product made by the same company.

 

Case Study: UK Train platform

Written by: 4Earth

After independent pendulum testing 4Earth Solutions were called in to advise management at a train station on how to resolve slip issues on the terrazzo of two train platforms.

 

No wonder, they don’t know their R’s from their elbow!

Written by: 4Earth

4Earth Solutions highlight why many floors are still being mis-sold, some architects and designers unintentionally mis-specify and flooring contractors, through no fault of their own, sometimes install floors that are not all that they should be!

Solving slippery floors should always start with the cleaning product

Written by: 4Earth

We have all at some time or another struggled to keep our feet on a slippery wet floor.

Whether it is at home, at work, or whilst out shopping. Supermarkets, fast food outlets and shopping centres are just a few of the places where the risk of injury from something as simple as how we walk on a floor, are all too common.

Anti Spatter Sales Spark at 4Earth!

Written by: 4Earth

4Earth Solutions has seen a rapid increase in sales of its environmentally friendly, anti spatter. 

Sunderland Council Join 4Earth Gum Stopper Trials

Written by: Web Master

It is well understood that the environment is a large factor in the quality of life for town centre residents and visitors. For many towns the problem of chewing gum...

Northumbria University Calls in The Anti Slip Experts

Written by: Web Master

Northumbria University had identified a potential problem with the reception area in one of their buildings. Their testing regime had identified that the floor did not...

Slip Claims on The Rise

Written by: Web Master

Slip Claims are quickly becoming the biggest problem for insurance companies in the UK, catching up with non fault motor claims.