Did you know that slips and trips at work account for 40% of injuries within the workplace and that slips and trips also account for 61% of major injuries to members of the public.
These injuries are costing the UK £30 million a year in compensation claims, these claims are very costly for businesses and will also increase insurance premiums.
It is vital that employers and councils ensure they are following the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974. Part of this act states that employers must take reasonable steps to control slip and trip risks to ensure the health and safety of all employees and any members of the public that may be affected by their work.
Anti slip, GRP landing covers, flooring sheets, stair nosings and treads can be an ideal and cost effective solution. These anti slip GRP products are virtually indestructible and offer excellent slip resistance ensuring any steps or walkways are safe to walk on.
Our anti slip, GRP landing covers, stair nosings and treads meet the Disability Discrimination Act 2006 as the yellow nosing offers a high visibility to aid visually impaired people. They also meet building regulations with a nosing of 55mm x 55mm.
All of our anti slip; GRP floor and stair coverings also offer a high resistance to chemicals and are non-corrosive allowing them to withstand rigorous cleaning and harsh weather conditions.