Non-Slip for Healthcare
Non-slip Solutions for Healthcare
Each year, slippery floors cause thousands of slips and falls in the Austrian Healthcare. These falls result in prolonged hospital stays and can severely impact the quality of life. Therefore, prevention is better than cure. Swiss GriP is independently certified and eliminates the risk of slips and falls in the healthcare sector.
- Over 100,000 people aged 65 and over were hospitalised due to a fall in 2016–17
- The average rehabilitation costs related to a slips and falls are $16,500.
- 95 precent of hip fractures are caused by falls in aged care homes. A leading cause of those falls are slippery floors.
- 29 to 55 percent of residents are reported to fall during their stay in long term care settings.
Free Consultation and Quote
Do you have any questions on how we can prevent slips and falls for you? Complete the form below and we will get in touch within 24 hours.
Swiss GriP Installation Service
Swiss GriP Non-Slip is the first choice for slip-free areas in residential projects, care facilities and hospitals. Our coating prevent slips and falls on tiles, shower bases, concrete, glass and other surfaces.
The SWISS GriP team offers nation-wide installation service. Call us at (03) 7020 2041 or email us at email@example.com for more information or a quote.
Where does Swiss GriP prevent slips and falls?
- Tiled bathrooms, tubs and showers
- Toilet areas
- Pools and spas
McKenzie Aged Care, Seabrook QLD
Located in Deception Bay, just minutes from the shores of Moreton Bay, Seabrook Aged Care has beautiful landscaped gardens and welcoming communal spaces that bring people together. Swiss GriP Non-Slip was applied to the tiled kitchen floors by our Brisbane based installer. Besides protecting staff from slips and falls, Swiss GriP also creates a protective barrier on the surface to water and grease cannot get into the tiles.
Avington Living – Non-Slip Pool, Point Cook
Avington Living in Point Cook provides 5-star, resort-style living and an independent lifestyle. The amenities include a luxurious pool and sauna for relaxation and wellness. Avington wants the best for its residents and that is why Swiss GriP Non-Slip PRO coating was installed around the pool area, showers and a the sauna. Our coating provides the best possible slip-resistance in wet conditions, while also sealing and protecting the surface it is applied onto.
Montefiore Residential Care, Manly (NSW)
Montefiore Residential Care commissioned Swiss GriP Australia to make a shower, bathroom and laundry area slip-resistant. The care-provider selected Swiss GriP because our non-slip coatings are independently certified by CSIRO with a P5 Slip-Rating in accordance to AS 4586-2013. Moreover, Montefiore preferred Swiss GriP over anti-slip treatments because our coating seals and protects the tiles, rather than etching into the surface.
Physiotherapy Clinic – Blizzcare, Ashburton
Swiss GriP Non-Slip PRO was specified by Canopy Fitouts to be applied to the ceramic tiles in the changing rooms and showers of the newly constructed Blisscare Physio Clinic in Ashburton (VIC). Blisscare health is an Australian national healthcare and wellness management company and strives to change the face of senior’s health and wellbeing through innovative healthcare. Swiss Grip’s certified non-slip coating has a P5 slip rating and offers the best possible protection against slips and falls. Moreover, it seals and protects the surface it is applied onto.
Lifeview Aged Care – Non-Slip Shower
Swiss GriP Non-Slip was applied on top of the existing tiles which did not meet the Australian Standard for Slip-Resistance anymore (AS 4586). After applying Swiss GriP, the tiles now have a P5 / R11 slip resistance rating. Our transparent and durable coating has not changed the appearance of the tiles while also sealing and protecting the tiles.
Ramsay Health Private Hospital, Vinyl Floor (NSW)
Albury Wodonga Private Hospital is owned and operated by Ramsay Health Care, one of Australia’s largest private hospital operators. The Albury Wodonga Private Hospital is considered on of the finest hospitals in rural Australia.
Swiss GriP NonSlip PRO was applied to the vinyl flooring in the scoping room of the Albury Wodonga Private Hospital. The floor often gets wet, which caused slipping hazards. To prevent staff from slipping, the transparent Swiss GriP NonSlip PRO coating was applied to the flooring.
AriesCare Disability Provider – Pakenham, Victoria
AriesCare is a disability provider registered in all Australian states. The bathroom floor in their Pakenham Residence caused a caretaker to slip. Therefore, Swiss GriP Non-Slip PRO was installed to prevent any further incidents from happening.
Olivet Aged Care – Melbourne
Olivet Aged Care in Ringwood replaced their shower mats with Swiss GriP Non-Slip Bathroom.
Non-Slip Showers in Hospital Hotel
The Hôtel des Patients is located in the heart of the city of Lausanne. It is a modern and welcoming hotel and the first of its kind in Switzerland. The Hôtel des Patients is based on the successful patient hotels in Scandinavia. Visitors include tourists, business travellers, the families of patients, and patients themselves.
Safety is a top priority for The Hotel des Patients. Therefore, the hotel management decided to make the showers slip-free with Swiss GriP Non-Slip. Our coatings are especially suitable for hospitals and hotels because they are transparent, hygienic and certified in all international slip standards.
Hospital bathrooms and pool with non-slip coating
The Saudi German Hospital in Dubai is the largest health provider in the Middle East. The hospital employs more than 100 physicians and surgeons and has 316 beds.
To comply with the high safety standards, the patient bathrooms and showers were made slip-free with Swiss GriP NonSlip PRO. Furthermore, our durable non-slip coating was also installed on the rehabilitation pool deck. The works were carried out by our Middle East partner Ecosystems.
Non-Slip Solutions Contact Form
Any questions about slip-resistance ratings or how we can help you to prevent slips and falls? Fill in the contact request form below and will will get in touch with you within 24 hours.