Entries by Callum

Bathroom tile slip resistance testing

Surface Performance carry out slip resistance testing to all types of bathroom tiles. Testing is carried out using a pendulum slip tester using both soft rubbers (to replicate barefoot traffic) and hard rubbers (to replicate footwear). Tiles are tested in accordance with the HSE guidelines for slip resistance in a temperature and humidity controlled laboratory. […]

Warehouse – slip resistance testing to warehouse flooring

Pendulum slip resistance testing should be carried out to warehouse and factory floors in order to determine that the risk of slip accidents in marginal. Slip resistance testing is carried out in accordance with HSE guidelines for slip testing and will determine if the factory floor has a low, medium or high slip potential. Surface […]

HSE pendulum slip testing in schools and universities

Surface Performance Ltd carry out pendulum slip resistance testing at schools and universities throughout The UK. Testing is carried out in accordance with The HSE guidelines for slip resistance and ascertains if the surfacing is safe for use through a low / medium / high risk classification. Slip testing at schools is important in order […]

Tile / flooring slip resistance independent testing (HSE pendulum slip testing)

Surface Performance offer a full laboratory slip testing services to manufacturers of tiles and other surfacing products. Tiles can be tested for slip resistance in the Surface Performance Ltd accredited laboratory in order to ascertain their slip resistance performance values. Slip testing is performed in both dry and wet conditions in three slip test pendulum […]

Road and Pavement Slip Resistance Testing (pendulum slip testing)

Surface Performance Ltd perform slip resistance testing to roads, pavements and highways throughout the United Kingdom. Pendulum slip testing is performed on motorways, highways and roads in order to determine that they are fit for purpose and safe for users. We also offer a slip resistance expert witness service in the unfortunate event that an […]