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VOL XVIII, NO 23

Dish Washing Room - Safer With Belzona® System

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Extended Care Facility - British Columbia, Canada.

 
 

Application Date:

November 1, 2001

 
 

Application Situation:

Safety system required in care centre dishwashing room. Total area completed approximately 700 sqare feet.

 
 

Problem:

Hospital dish washing area and store room were a constant safety problem because of wet floors. It was determined that the prevention of a single compensation claim would be more than sufficient to justify the cost of the complete application.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1321 (Ceramic S-Metal)

 

Substrate:

Light beige seamless epoxy type non-slip flooring material. Despite its surface roughness floor extremely slippery when wet.

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet FPA-8.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

This application came about as a result of the success of other Belzona Non-Slip Safety applications completed within the same organization over the past 10 years. All are still in service with no maintenance required over this time period.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Preparation underway using a special silicon carbide grinding tool and template
  2. Hospital opted for various different ‘chevron’ style patterns to help break up the areas
  3. Another view of application with a different pattern
 
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