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Pendulum Slip Testing

Legally meet Statutory Obligations with Slip Resistance Testing

Skid Testing to Pavement - HTA

Statistics show slipping and tripping to be the single most common cause of major injury in UK workplaces. HTA use The Pendulum Skid Tester for Slip Testing as it is the internationally accepted test method for skid resistance measurement on all surfaces where people or vehicles may slip or skid.

Watch HTA Pendulum Slip Testing

Here is a Slip testing being carried out on various concrete finishes for a pre-cast stair manufacturer. The company is manufacturing an external stairwell for a new build house and required a high slip resistance.

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Legal proceedings and forensic investigations

The Pendulum Method is the only slip test method endorsed by the HSE and is used extensively in legal proceedings and for forensic investigations. Pendulum testing provides strong evidence that statutory obligations have, or have not, been fulfilled.