ASTM WK68033

    New Specification for Standard Specification for Performance Requirements when evaluating the Slip resistance of Safety Footwear using ASTM F2913 Whole Shoe Test method.

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    WK68033

    1. Scope

    To set a performance standard for slip resistance of safety footwear aligned with the whole shoe test method F2913


    Keywords

    footwear; heel; slip resistance; slip tester; sole; soling materials, whole shoe

    Rationale

    Slip and fall are a leading cause of injury in the US and North America. At the present time there are no ASTM performance standards which are aligned with an ASTM test method intended to measure the slip resistance of footwear.

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    05-01-2019

    Technical Contact:
    William Ells

    Item:
    001

    Ballot:
    F13 (20-01)

    Status:
    Negative Votes Need Resolution