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Flooring (Slips, Trips, and Falls)

Voluntary Standard(s)

ASTM F2508-16e

Standard Practice for Validation, Calibration, and Certification of Walkway Tribometers Using Reference Surfaces

 

ASTM WK60578

Potential new voluntary standard test method for walkway friction testing


Relevant Rulemaking

Petition CP 16-1, Labeling Requirements Regarding Slip Resistance of Floor Coverings (Denied) and Petition CP 18-2 Floor Coverings (Denied)


Purpose

To work with ASTM and NFSI on developing a new voluntary standard or revising the existing voluntary standard to reduce or prevent consumer slips, trips, and falls.

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