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NFSI launches new website

November 7, 2013

National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI) Launches New Website - Visitor Enhancements, More Benefits for Members

SOUTHLAKE, TX — The National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI) — a nonprofit 501(c) (3) corporation — is pleased to announce the launch of its redesigned website at The upgraded site provides enhancements for visitors and new benefits for NFSI® Members. These include:

Visitors — both members and non-members - can locate trained NFSI Certified Walkway Auditors by zip code or address, and search for NFSI Certified “High-Traction” Products — validated by the NFSI Product Certification Program - by manufacturer name, product name or product type. 

NFSI Training Course information  is available on:

  • “The Certified Walkway Auditor Program”
  • “Slip and Fall Prevention Made Easy”
  • “The Science of Friction (Tribometry 101)”
  • “An Intro to Tribometers”
  • “Floor Coverings 101”

NFSI Members receive discounts on training, including The Certified Walkway Auditor Course (e.g., member price — $1,250.00 vs. non-member price — $1,500.00).

NFSI Members also have access to authoritative research on slip and fall prevention in the NFSI Research Library, and receive 10 percent discounts on all purchases made through NFSI's Online Store including standards, books, DVDs, merchandise and more.

NFSI Members may also access a "Member Quick Links" sidebar to flag and quickly find important pages in minimal time.

University Research Partners are listed on, including Georgia Tech Research Institute, the University of Texas at Arlington and the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.  Universities interested in becoming NFSI Research Partners may apply in this section. also features biographies of the NFSI Board of Directors and its Advisory Board.

For more information, visit

About National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI)

The National Floor Safety Institute was founded in 1997 as a not-for-profit 501 (c) (3) organization whose mission is to aid in the prevention of slips, trips-and-falls through education, research, and standards development. The NFSI is led by a fifteen-member Board of Directors representing product manufacturers, insurance underwriters, trade associations, and independent consultants.