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Slip resistance of floors

BRANZ Bulletin

Author: BRANZ
Type: Journal Article
Year: 1998


Slip resistance is the ability of a finished floor surface to provide sufficient friction to reduce the risk of injury to users from slipping. This bulletin describes the current statutory and desirable requirements for slip resistance on all types of floors, as well as some of the issues that need to be covered when providing slip resistance.

Further Details

Short Title: Bulletin 370
Publish Dates: May 1998
Pages: 7 p.
Issue: 370
Publish Location: Wellington
Publisher: BRANZ (Building Research Association of New Zealand)
Accession Number: 27.8.03
Keywords: safety improvement, regulation compliance, floor
Reads: 161