Assessment of anti-slip devices from healthy individuals in different ages walking on slippery surfaces.

@article{Gard2006AssessmentOA,
  title={Assessment of anti-slip devices from healthy individuals in different ages walking on slippery surfaces.},
  author={Gunvor Gard and Glenn Bergg{\aa}rd},
  journal={Applied ergonomics},
  year={2006},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={177-86}
}
The interest for effective preventive strategies for slips and falls is growing. Much remains to be done, however, to prevent slips and falls in the traffic environment. Using an appropriate anti-slip device may reduce the risk of slips and falls on different surfaces outdoors during winter. The aim of this study was to evaluate the best anti-slip devices of different designs in the Swedish market on a larger group of healthy individuals in different ages on five different slippery surfaces as… CONTINUE READING