There are many standards and guidelines regarding slip resistance of flooring.
Several organizations, including government organizations, refer to specific industry standards to use as guidance when choosing their flooring. Some guidelines refer to other standards. Additionally some standards are based of research and while other are only recognized overseas. There are also many slip standards which are outdated or even withdrawn. Its important you go directly to the source of the publication and not rely on 3rd party websites to ensure you have the most current published regulation.
At SlipDoctors we can rent or sell slip testing devices which allow you to conduct these test in the field or at our lab.
If you need floor slip-resistance testing to determine traction levels, we offer both in-house and field slip-resistance testing services for COF/DCOF ratings. Our knowledgeable and experienced Walkway Auditors can help test your flooring surfaces and help determine how to increase traction.
If you find yourself in a situation where you need an expert to determine if your floor is slippery or have a question about your anti-slip regulation, do not hesitate to get in touch with us!