|Fire Escape staircases, hopefully are rarely used but if they needed to be used it is important to ensure they are as safe as possible for employees and members of the public to exit the building, in what is likely quite a scary situation.Generally fire escape staircases are external and open to the elements, in addition given that they are rarely used, they can be overlooked during cleaning and maintenance procedures leaving the walking stair surfaces in poor condition. This of course is a concern when people are exiting the building in a stressful situation.The addition of GRP Stair Tread Covers instantly transforms the staircase and offers compliance to the latest regulations including the Building Regulations and the DDA (Disability Discrimination Act)
Below are some examples of typical fire escape staircases. As there is no anti slip surface or contrasting nosings, these type of staircases can be dangerous during a fire escape procedure. If you have staircases like the ones shown or similar gives us a call and we can try and help to find a solution.
By fitting either GRP Stair Tread Covers or GRP Stair Nosings, your fire escape staircase will be instantly transformed. In addition, by fitting these anti slip solutions to your fire escape staircase they can potentially help during any Health & Safety audits aswell as of course increasing staff and members of the public safety.