Safe flooring solutions for Terrazzo Marble Stone

Slip, trips and falls are costly public health problems in Australia. The cost due to these is estimated to be a whopping 4 billion USD annually. In this article, we will discuss the importance of having safety flooring solutions for your terrazzo marble stone and how you can implement them.
Slips by the Numbers
Like mentioned above the costs is 4 billion USD per year. Hospitalization costs around 1.3 billion dollars. The most expensive legal settlements for a slip-related incident is around 2.75 million dollars. The cost of slip incidents is very expensive, especially for owners and builders.
According to the research of ATTAR (a NATA accredited for slip resistance testing), here are the cause of slips:
* Mindset
* Lack of familiarity
* Poor Lighting
* Excessive speeding
* Unbalanced
* Influenced of Alcohol
* Wet floor
* Uneven floor
* Unexpected change in floor surface
* Dirty and contaminated floor
* Uneven step and geometry
* Worn and old tiles

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Laws Governing Slip Resistance
There are three laws to consider in implementing slip resistance for your projects. You and your contractor need to be aware of them for future projects.

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Terrazzo Tiles: Know the Different Terrazzo Tiles

Terrazzo tiles

In the previous articles we discussed the different Terrazzo pavers and In-situ. In this article, we will focus more on the Terrazzo tiles and how you can use it to beautify homes and business establishments

Terrazzo tiles differ based on texture, color and design finishes. It can also be classified through the different cuts and dimensions. Each of these are used to different types of environments and themes. Continue reading “Terrazzo Tiles: Know the Different Terrazzo Tiles”