ASTM International - ASTM F609-96
Standard Test Method for Using a Horizontal Pull Slipmeter (HPS)
|Publication Date:||1 January 1996|
|ICS Code (Footwear):||61.060|
1.1 This test method covers measurement of the static slip resistance of footwear sole, heel, or related materials on walkway surfaces in the laboratory and in the field.
1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.