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Slip Resistant Stainless Steel Nosings Installed at Ameritech

  Subscribe to FREE newsletter  Oct 22, 2015

The Situation:

Ameritech is a telecommunications company located in Arizona. Ameritech was created as a holding company for Illinois Bell, Indiana Bell, Michigan Bell, Ohio Bell and Wisconsin Bell. It was later acquired by SBS and is currently a part of AT&T. Ameritech located in Arizona was seeking a slip resistant solution to slippery stairs in their office. Ameritech wanted a contemporary and aesthetically pleasing product that would complete the look of the office while providing slip resistance safety to workers.

The Solution:

Ameritech contacted SlipNOT®Metal Safety Flooring for a solution to their slippery stairs. SlipNOT®provided stainless steel nosing as the optimal solution for the project. Stainless steel nosing was the ideal choice because it provides slip resistance to slippery stairs to protect workers while also giving the office building the aesthetically pleasing look Ameritech was seeking that helped complete the contemporary architecture. SlipNOT® nosing is also a cost efficient solution versus replacing the entire stair.

The Impact:

SlipNOT®slip resistant stainless steel nosing provided Ameritech with the slip resistant safety and architectural pleasing look they wanted to achieve. SlipNOT® steel nosing will provide Ameritech and its employees with years of slip resistant safety to keep workers on their feet.



Nosings installed on slippery stairs

Stainless steel nosings

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About SlipNOT

SlipNOT® Metal Safety Flooring manufactures slip resistant metal flooring surfaces for steel, stainless steel, and aluminum applications. Products range from high friction floor plates, sure step bar gratings, permanently safe ladder rungs and rung covers, to perforated and expanded metal plates, and are sold in stock sizes or custom fabricated to customer specifications. SlipNOT® is installed on a wide variety of walking and working surfaces including stair treads and nosings, landings, platforms, mezzanines, ADA ramps, fixed ladders and more. The SlipNOT® metal coating can be modified to create products with safe, aesthetically pleasing features for use in commercial, institutional, and educational buildings; or they can be adjusted to make slip resistant components needed for harsh industrial or severe weather environments. SlipNOT® far exceeds all recommendations for coefficient of friction specified by ANSI, NFPA, ADA, OSHA and UL and is the preeminent long term solution for increased productivity and safety. In addition, by specifying SlipNOT® products, your project may be eligible for LEED credits.

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