Category Archives: Gripclad Blog

Safety on the Green

Anti-slip solutions for golf courses provide their members with a comfortable and safe space to play in confidence. Wooden sleeper steps are used extensively around golf courses, but they attract algae and moss, turning them into dangerous slipping hazards. Golf courses need a safety tread that is hardwearing in all weathers and specifically resistant to […]

Preventing Slips and Trips in Schools

Slips and trips occur across all education premises. Whether you’re a small local primary school, a busy secondary school, a multi-site further education college, or the campus of a higher education institution, you’ll have hazards. Education premises provide a wide variety of facilities to the whole community, open to employees, pupils and members of public. […]

Gripclad install Anti-slip sheets on Nant y Bedd Footbridge

June 2017 Gripclad provide  Anti Slip Flat sheets for Nant y Bedd see what they had to say below. We needed to get matters sorted out for the coming season, and one of the things on the (long) list was finding a way to make the bridges safer, particularly after a drop of rain – not […]

Rhymney Brewery

June 2017 Floor Problem Solved at Beer Brewery in Wales Warped Metal Grilles Drainage Channels need cleaning daily. Constant Heavy lifting of drainage covers meant that when they are thrown aside they eventually bend and warp and don’t sit in the channel correctly. The Metal Grating was very slippery – A long term solution was […]

In Schools, if it Slips – Cover it !

June 2017 Slips – Trips and Falls are the most common cause of major injuries in Schools ….. Yes, even in the Summer Months !!  If its slippery – cover it ! Slipping is often associated with the outside on steps in wet and wintry seasons, but slips frequently occur inside the school with spillages […]

Tarmac Marine Ltd – Feeder Hopper

MAY 2017 Gripclad supplying GRP Composite Fibreglass Gritted GRATING for http://www.tarmac.com/marine/ Gripclad’s GRP Grating at 38mm thickness with a mesh size of 38mm x 38mm is the perfect replacement of rusted and warped metal grating on the company’s dredging vessels. The GRP Gritted ANTI-SLIP Safety Grating has been supplied all cut to size and so […]

Olton Golf Club – Solihull

May 2017 Problem Solved at Olton Golf Club from Mark, Course Manager What was the problem? Most of our tee steps and crossing bridges at Olton GC are quite old, with the timber and gripping becoming very worn so we decided to re-build them. We are prioritising the worst ones first and intend to work […]

How to Avoid Workplace Accidents

Safety in the workplace is essential to a productive and prosperous working environment. Businesses in any industry can avoid workplace injuries by using anti-slip flooring to prevent slips and trips.

Electronics Company Premises Stairwell

  April 2017 Concrete stairwells were becoming very slippery and in need of a safety enhancement with overlay anti-slip covers. GRIPCLAD ® Retro-fit GRP Anti-Slip Stair Tread Covers with a contrasting edge and integral riser drop nosing was fitted. Regularly used stairwell required contrasting colour edge to define the step edge avoiding any mis-stepping when […]

Housing Association Stairs

  March 2017 Outdated metal stairwells with sharp edge metal nosing including slippery stair tread in need of replacement GRIPCLAD ® Retro-fit overlay complete one piece GRP Anti-Slip Stair Tread Covers with a contrasting edge and integral riser drop nosing was fitted. The contrasting colour edge defines the location of the step edge avoiding any mis-stepping […]