Your Slip Questions Answered...
Below you will find links to 4 categories of commonly asked slip-related questions. For further information about SlipAlert or the science of slipping then please contact us or contact the UK HSE or the UK Slip Resistance Group.
A) Questions about SlipAlert
Reliable? Unique? Independently tested? Easier than the Pendulum?
B) Questions about the Physics of Slipperiness
Why do people slip? Water and other contaminents? Friction? Pressure?
C) Questions about Measuring Slipperiness
How can I measure slip resistance? Is it different in the wet?
D) Questions about the Consequences of Slip Accidents
How serious is slipping? What injuries are caused?
Please contact us if you still have questions, we would be only to happy to answer them!