Christian Harris appears on The Fitness Retention Podcast

Below is a transcript of Christian Harris’ appearance on the Fitness Retention Podcast in June 2019   You can listen to the episode here: https://open.spotify.com/episode/0he56zJizVMPBztzINdy2g   —   All righty, ladies and gentlemen, today we have got Christian Harris of Slip Safety Services. We’re gonna talk about one of the unsung heroes of retention, and…

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Can you slip on stairs?

Over 1,000 people die each year as a result of falls on stairs in the UK each year with a further 100,000+ injured. Any fall that is not on a level surface has the potential for serious injury. Clearly, stairs are a dangerous place to have an accident.   But can you actually slip on…

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Professional basketball match abandoned due to slippery floor

Just before the new year, Sheffield Sharks’ British Basketball League match against Sheffield Sharks was abandoned “over fears for the players’ safety”. Two of Leicester’s players had been injured due to slips, causing them to leave the match.   It was felt that an incorrect cleaning regime had caused the issue.   Cleaning comes under…

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How even a small canopy can help to reduce slip risk

Most building entrances are inadequate to stop reception floors getting wet. A canopy, even a small one, can help to make a difference, as illustrated in this photo:   Here you can see a thin strip of dry paving where the canopy has managed to stop the rain. The principle of an entrance is to…

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December 2019 special offer: save 25%+ to improve your leisure club’s floors ready to sell more memberships in “The Golden Quarter”​

December is undoubtedly one of the best times of year to get a professional deep clean done in your leisure club January sees the start of “The Golden Quarter” when you have the largest number of potential new members (inspired by their New Years’ Resolutions) coming to take a look at your facility. As we…

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