A full range of non-slip and anti-slip floor safety options are available to home and business owners - all designed to reduce the risks posed by slippery floors. There is a slip resistant floor solution for every floor.
The elderly and the young are at greatest risk in regards to slip and fall accidents for obvious reasons. Children are constantly on the move (usually running) which increases their chance of an accident. The elderly, due to reduce stability and...
Falls onto hard surfaces can have disastrous effects. In fact, slips and falls account for more emergency room visits than almost any other accident.
The beautiful, highly polished tile floors in the bathrooms create a luxurious and expensive look for hotel guests. However, shiny floors often lack the slip resistance required to ensure that they arent dangerously slippery when wet.
While every floor surface has the potential for accidents, floor surfaces that meet minimum standards of slip resistance provide maximum protection from accidental injury.
You only have to open newspapers and magazine to get an idea of the number of slip and fall injuries that occur every day.
The worst slip and fall accidents usually occur when a person is unaware that the surface is wet and slippery and is unprepared for the change in surface friction.
Statistics show that, in economic terms, falls cost the Australian society more than any other type of injury. There is just no justifiable reason for having floors in the home that are not non-slip.
Slip and fall injuries may be the subject of many of Australias Funniest Home Videos however, in reality, slippery floors are a very serious issue in our homes. In fact, slippery floors are one of the largest contributors to injuries in the home.
Floor surfaces that do not have the appropriate non slip properties can have disastrous consequences.
Slip and fall injuries are one of the most common accidents in the home. Improper and unsafe selections of floor surfaces endanger family members and guests to our homes.
Grip Guard Non-Slip is working hard to protect Australians from the dangers of slips and falls. By ensuring that all floor surfaces have the necessary anti-slip properties, the likelihood of serious injury to pedestrians is minimized.
Businesses and homeowners are increasingly under the pump to ensure their floors meet Australian Standards for slip resistance.
Grip Guards unique anti-slip floor treatment increases the slip resistance of floors without altering the appearance of the floor surface.
Grip Guard non-slip treatment is the ideal solution for slippery floors which are stone-based including ceramic and porcelain tiles, marble, granite, exposed aggregate, concrete, and terrazzo.
Grip Guard Non-Slip is dedicated to keeping the world on its feet. With this in mind, Grip Guard operators provide obligation-free slip resistance testing as well as the most advanced non-slip floor treatment available.
The importance of non-slip floor surfaces in the home is paramount to providing a safe living environment for families.
Grip Guard provides comprehensive non-slip floor safety solutions for commercial, residential and government projects.
Architects, builders, and property owners have a legal obligation to specify or provide a safe anti-slip pedestrian surface for all buildings. A large majority of clients today are looking for a high gloss finish making this a difficult task.
Grip Guard was recently asked to provide floor safety advice to the owners of a residential complex located in Newtown near Sydney.
Slip/trip and fall accidents are much more dangerous than they sound. A person who slips and falls or trips and falls can sustain serious personal injuries and permanent disabilities.
Every day, we spend at least an hour in the bathroom. When designing a bathroom, it is important to ensure that bathroom flooring is not only beautiful but that it is also safe.
Grip Guard anti-slip treatment does not change the appearance of the floor. Slip resistance is increased by a microscopic modification the pores of tiles or stone. Unlike anti-slip coatings, the treatment is not worn off by foot traffic and does not chan
Floors treated with Grip Guard non-slip floor treatment retain their colour, shine and lustre but are much safer following the application.
Preventing falls is simple and easy. Stairs are a particular issue; even wooden stairs can be made safer with AquaGrip anti-slip tape.
One of the most common accidents in the home is slips and falls. Most of these accidents occur because floor surfaces do not have adequate slip resistance when wet.
Non-Slip floor tile treatment makes floors safer to walk on - even when floors are wet!
Grip Guard Non-Slip – Floor Safety Solutions - Sydney NSW
Grip Guard Non-Slip, as Australia’s leading floor safety provider, provides a full range of non-slip floor treatments and tactile access solutions that meet or exceed relevant government regulations and Building Codes.
Grip Guard Non-Slip is committed to pedestrian safety and is able to offer comprehensive floor safety advice, slip testing, and the supply and installation of the following floor safety products:
Grip Guard Non-Slip Treatment - Suitable for all stone based floors including ceramic, porcelain, marble, granite, terrazzo, concrete, slate, and aggregate, Grip Guard anti-slip treatment is a permanent modification process that dramatically increases the slip resistance of floor surfaces – especially when wet! The treatment does not change the appearance of the floor surface but makes it safe to walk on.
SureSteel® Discrete Architectural Stainless Steel Tactile Indicators - These high-range tactiles are made from one solid piece of 316 stainless steel so that the tactile head won’t detach from anchoring spigot. Designed for installation in aesthetically sensitive applications SureSteel® are available with new patented DIY Drill&Lock® technology that eliminates the need for adhesive. Also available with anti-slip R-13 carborundum insert.
PolyStud® Discrete Architectural Plastic Tactile Indicators – designed for installation in aesthetically sensitive applications with a cost effective, smart finish. PolyStud’s anti-slip rating of R-11 ensures pedestrian safety.
PolyPad®Retrofit Polymeric Tactiles – These unique polymeric tactiles in a 600x99mm format makes these tactiles seamless. Designed to retro-fit over almost any substrate, they provide the most simple and effective installation system. The larger size allows for less joins and therefore less dirt ingress and possibility of failure. Anti-slip rating of R-11.
Cobbletac ® Permanent Inlaid Porcelain Tactiles – These safe and effective tactiles are manufactured in tough porcelain to provide a cost competitive permanent solution and a warranty of 10 years. R-12 anti-slip rating.
Fordex® Marine Grade Safety Flooring - Fordex® safety flooring is designed to provide a secure non-slip surface in areas where grip under foot is paramount to pedestrian safety. The diamond shaped nodule design channels water away reducing any dangerous pooling, which is the major cause of aquaplaning leading to slip and fall injury. Fordex® is a cost effective way of eliminating slips, trips, and falls, particularly on ramps leading in and out of buildings. Fordex® is appropriate for all non-slip applications such as walkways, stairways, external ramps, marine decking, swimming pool surrounds, house boats and other wet areas. Fordex® delivers an R13 anti-slip rating – the highest in the industry.
Grip Guard Non-Slip Tapes – Grip Guard non-slip tapes are available for a wide range of residential, commercial and industrial uses. AquaSafe anti-slip tapes are especially useful in wet areas, food service areas and other applications where ease of cleaning is essential.
Grip Guard Stair Nosings - ProStep® heavy duty integrated safety nosings are manufactured from reinforced aluminum extrusion and anodized to provide building owners with a long term, attractive, non-slip safety solution. ProStep® is designed to provide optimum slip resistance and luminance contrast on the leading edge of stairs in accordance with Australian Standards AS1428 part 4 and will also protect the stair edge to enhance the service life of your assets. Supplied pre-drilled, counter sunk and cut to length, with all necessary stainless steel fixing screws or anchors ready to install.
Grip Guard Non-Slip treatments are available through our representatives throughout Australia including: South Australia (SA), Victoria (VIC), Western Australia (WA), Queensland (QLD), New South Wales (NSW), Northern Territory (NT) and the ACT.