Item Code: SAFAWOOD
SafaWood® | Superior Anti-Slip Decking
Independently rated as “low potential for slip”, tested to BS 7976 part 2 standards.
SafaWood® is designed and manufactured by The Rubber Company to provide an attractive, superior anti-slip decking option to standard decking products. The attractive colours make this product great for schools, leisure attractions and other public areas.
Our safawood® anti-slip decking utilses a combination of high quality EPDM rubber and pressure treated softwood deck boards. This gives you all of the conveniences of the standard decking format with superior aesthetics and non slip properties.
While standard decking boards provide a simple way to improve an outdoor area, they aren’t without their faults. During wet weather months, winter in particular standing decking can become very hazardous. The wooden surface is prone to becoming slippery and prevents many people from enjoying their outdoor area. There is also a large amount of maintenance needed to preserve the appearance of the decking and reduce any potential rot from setting in. Our safawood® anti-slip decking eliminates these issues.
- One of the safest surfacing types available
- Reduces the risk of injury should a fall occur
- Bright attractive colours
- Fast draining
- Resistant to abrasion, slipping, indentation
- An incredibly versatile surface
- Enhanced safe grip conforming to BS7976 Part 2
- Reduces noise level
- Schools and playgrounds
- Theme parks and activity centres
- Suitable for commercial applications i.e. public areas
- Industrial applications
- Smoking facilities
- Golf courses
- Hotels, Pubs and other leisure complexes
- Pool surrounds
Our safawood® anti-slip decking is stocked in Charcoal / Red as standard. However, we can supply a choice of 5 other attractive colours as a special order.
The Rubber Company supply a range of low slip decking products to suit any application and environment. If you are unsure which product is best suited to your unique requirements, don’t hesitate to get in contact with us.
If you haven’t found what you are looking for, you can view our full non slip decking range here.
SafaWood® anti-slip decking is PEFC certified and has a 15 year guarantee against rot and fungal decay, subject to correct installation and treatment of cut timber.
|Product||Safety Surfacing, Anti-Slip, Commercial|
|Slip Rating||Tested to BS7976|
|Board Lengths||3.6m, 3.9m, 4.2m, 4.5m|
|Dimensions||28x119mm finished||Wear ratio||Tested to BS 5696 Part 3 with a wear ratio of between 1.14 and 1.36|
|Botanical Name||Pinus Sylvestrus||Flammability||BS 4790 Time from application of nut to extinction:383-425 seconds Classification: Low radius of ignition|
|Origin||Nordic sources||Tensile Strength||1.4 N/MM² BS 903/2A|
|Certification||PEFC / DeckMark Plus Approved||Elongation at break||80% MIN BS 903/2A|
|Description||Rebated on face to allow for EPDM rubber, smooth on reverse||Thermal stability||Thermal expansion from 20° To 50°c is 0.5%|
|Guarantee||15 year guarantee against rot and fungal decay||UV stability||BS 1006 light fast to 7 (Lifespan dependent of type of surface wear / application and location)|
|Treatment||Copper based pressure impregnated wood preservative (tanalith E 800)||Permeability||Rubber compound is porous, flow rates are determined by the type of base substrate on which the material is laid|
|Sound damping||Up to 30db reduction|
The Rubber Company
Unit 27 Romsey Industrial Estate