Tips To Ensuring Safety and Minimise Risks In Your Gym

Tips To Ensuring Safety and Minimise Risks In Your Gym

Posted: 30th June 2018

Not only does your gym need to deliver top performance, but it also needs to be a safe environment. Read our useful tips to ensuring enhanced safety whilst developing a modern gym...

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Uses And Applications of Anti Slip Coatings On Floors

Uses And Applications of Anti Slip Coatings On Floors

Posted: 30th May 2018

Anti-slip coating not only provides a sufficient grip to reduce the risk of a slip but can also help keep your floors looking their best. Below are some benefits of using anti-slip coating...

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The Pros and Cons of Using Carpet In The Workplace

The Pros and Cons of Using Carpet In The Workplace

Posted: 27th April 2018

Making your workplace a safe environment is important. This is why we’ve put together some pros and cons when considering carpeted areas so you can see what...

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5 Ways To Improve Floor Slip Resistance In Your Workplace

5 Ways To Improve Your Floor's Slip Resistance In Your Workplace

Posted: 30th March 2018

Our team at National Testing have outlined 5 ways that floor slip resistance can be improved, making the working environment a safe place for everybody...

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5 Ways To Ensure Factory Safety

5 Ways To Ensure Factory Safety

Posted: 25th February 2018

Factories have been notorious in the past for being dangerous places to work. However, like any other place of work, there are now strict regulations...

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What Is The Difference Between A Ramp Test And Pendulum Slip Test

What Is The Difference Between A Ramp Test And Pendulum Slip Test?

Posted: 19th January 2018

Not sure what the difference is between a Ramp Test and a Pendulum Test? In this article we examine what they are, how they work and what the benefits are...

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Important New Year's Resolutions For SMEs

Important New Year's Resolutions For SMEs

Posted: 03rd January 2018

Working in a small to medium sized business can be difficult at times, in particular at the end of the year when managers are giving themselves that last minute push to get things...

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Fire Evacuation Procedures

Considerations For Fire Evacuation Procedures

Posted: 18th December 2017

If you are in the process of assessing your premises for fire or health & safety purposes view these 5 considerations for fire evacuation procedures...

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Risk Assessments For A Retail Environment

Risk Assessments For A Retail Environment

Posted: 13th November 2017

Discover the key risks within the retail environment and most importantly how to prevent them from happening...

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5 Road Maintenance Tips To Prepare For Winter

5 Road Maintenance Tips To Prepare For Winter

Posted: 20th October 2017

With summer now behind us, here are our top 5 tips for road maintenance in preparation for the winter months...

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British And European Slip Testing Standards

British And European Slip Testing Standards

Posted: 27th September 2017

We examine the most common British and European slip testing standards which may affect your business and its premises...

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Floor Slip Resistance: R Ratings and ABC ratings Explained

Floor Slip Resistance: R Ratings and ABC ratings Explained

Posted: 20th August 2017

We have outlined some of the common ratings used when carrying out slip resistance tests to help give you a better understanding of what they may mean...

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5 Business Maintenance Checks To Carry Out During The Summer

5 Business Maintenance Checks To Carry Out During The Summer

Posted: 27th July 2017

Here's our top 5 maintenance checks to carry out on your business premises this summer...

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Common Slip Causes and Prevention: The Slip Potential Model

Common Slip Causes and Prevention: The Slip Potential Model

Posted: 14th June 2017

Every year, approximately 40% of all accidents reported to the HSE are attributed to slips, trips and falls. We outline the HSE’s slip potential model and how National Testing can help create a safe environment...

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Why Choose A UKAS Accredited Slip Testing Company

Why Choose A UKAS Accredited Slip Testing Company

Posted: 12th May 2017

UKAS-accredited companies such as National Testing are reliable, competent and beneficial to your business. Being UKAS-accredited means we consistently offer outstanding slip testing services...

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5 Important Health & Safety Considerations For UK Schools

5 Important Health & Safety Considerations For UK Schools

Posted: 13th April 2017

There are many health and safety considerations that all schools in the UK have a duty to partake in, to safeguard students, visitors and employees...

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The Importance of Sports Surface Maintenance

The Importance of Sports Surface Maintenance

Posted: 10th March 2017

In the UK, outdoor sports flooring such as tennis courts can be prone to severe health and safety issues, including becoming a common area for slips and falls if not well maintained...

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Risk Assessing A Car Park

Risk Assessing A Car Park

Posted: 27th January 2017

Ensuring your car park is safe for motorists and pedestrians in crucial. We take a look at some of the most important factors when risk assessing a car park...

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Help And Advice For Restaurant Health & Safety

Help And Advice For Restaurant Health & Safety

Posted: 12th December 2016

The nature of a healthcare environment means that patient safety is paramount, an unsafe healthcare setting indicates a dangerous contradiction...

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Creating A Safe Healthcare Environment

Creating A Safe Healthcare Environment

Posted: 19th November 2016

The nature of a healthcare environment means that patient safety is paramount, an unsafe healthcare setting indicates a dangerous contradiction...

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How To Choose The Best Flooring Material For An Office

How To Choose The Best Flooring Material For An Office

Posted: 14th October 2016

When it comes to choosing flooring material for your office space, there can be many factors to consider including price, durability and appearance...

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What Are The Benefits Of Griptester Surveys?

What Are The Benefits Of Griptester Surveys?

Posted: 12th September 2016

GripTester surveys are invaluable in assessing and monitoring surface friction in road infrastructures, pedestrian areas and airport runways...

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How To Risk Assess Your Swimming Pool

How To Risk Assess Your Swimming Pool

Posted: 17th August 2016

As a responsible leisure centre, gym or even hotel it is imperative to carry out the necessary risk assessments on your swimming pool and surrounding amenities to ensure they are safe...

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Top 5 Safety Checks When Moving Business Premises

Top 5 Safety Checks When Moving Business Premises

Posted: 25th July 2016

Moving into a new premises can be a daunting task for any company which is why it is important to plan everything well in advance, ensuring that the move goes as smoothly as possible...

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The Ultimate Guide To Stair Safety in The Workplace

The Ultimate Guide To Stair Safety in The Workplace

Posted: 13th June 2016

Stair safety is something that should not be overlooked in the workplace mainly because stairs themselves pose a significant risk...

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5 Top Tips For Risk Assessing Your Floor

5 Top Tips For Risk Assessing Your Floor

Posted: 10th May 2016

One of the most important aspects when establishing whether your business premise is a safe and secure place to work is...

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Everything You Need To Know About Pendulum Slip Testing

Everything You Need To Know About Pendulum Slip Testing

Posted: 31st March 2016

The HSE states that slips and trips are still one of the most frequent accidents in the workplace today causing 40% of all...

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