Safety flooring is becoming an increasingly popular choice for commercial buildings due to its durability and hygienic properties. Especially now that health and safety in the workplace is taken very seriously, it is every employer’s responsibility to ensure the correct measures are in place to keep their staff and customers in a safe environment.
Apart from the practical benefits of installing Safety Flooring, they are also very attractive and versatile in design, so you can easily create the atmosphere you’d like to suit your business without compromising on the quality.
So what is safety flooring?
Safety Flooring is a Vinyl flooring type that is specifically designed to reduce slipping. It usually has a textured surface and mainly used in areas where there is heavy footfall and areas where water could be a potential slipping hazard, such as wet rooms, shower rooms, commercial kitchens etc.
You will generally find safety flooring in places such as gyms, leisure centres with swimming pools, school play areas, behind bars and also in care homes.
There are many benefits to installing Safety Flooring in your premises, we’ve listed a few below:
- Safety of customers and staff
- Reduces the risk of slipping
- Easy to clean and maintain
- Enhances hygiene which is paramount in healthcare and catering environments
- Improve the appearance of areas
- High quality and durable – ideal for commercial properties
Style and Design
Safety flooring is widely available and manufactured by many companies. Some of which are, Polyflor, Altro, Gerflor and Tarkett. Each company will have their own design and ranges so there is bound to be a style that suits your company branding and theme. You can now also select wood effect Safety Flooring if you are considering to renew your old floor coverings.
Please contact us for any inquiries regarding installing Safety Flooring in your premises.