Ensuring mats are at your service
FEMONT, OH — While entry and floor mats provide facilities with many benefits, care is required to make sure they are working properly, promoting safety and protecting the indoor environment, according to a press release.
According to the release, some mat guidelines, provided by Crown Mats and Matting, include:
Placement: Mats must be placed where they are most needed. In some cases that will be at building entries; in other situations that may be within the facility. Mats in building entries must fit flush against the entry.
System: Entry mats are typically part of a system of three different mat types: scraper, wiper/scraper and wiper mats. They work together to keep moisture and soil from entering a facility.
Edges: Mats should be tapered so that they lay flat and allow for a smooth transition to the next mat or floor covering; this helps prevent slips, trips or falls.
For more guidelines, click here.
Click here to read the release in its entirety.