This petition requests that the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission mandate that manufacturers of:

  1. Commercial and residential grade floor coverings and coatings uniformly test their products’ slip-resistance (Traction level) per the NFSI B101.3 Test Method and label them per the NFSI B101.5 Standard.
  2. Commercial and residential grade chemical floor cleaners and treatments uniformly test their products’ slip-resistance (Traction level) per the NFSI 2 Test Method and label their products per the NFSI B101.5 Standard.
  3. Footwear uniformly test their products’ outsoles slip-resistance (Traction level) per the NFSI 7 Standard and label them per the NFSI B101.5 Standard.

Russ Kendzior will appear on The Ralph Nader Radio Hour Tomorrow, April 12th 12:30 pm EST. Register here to listen as Russ and Ralph discuss the specifics of the petition.

Click here to review the Petition

Demand Change – Report an Unsafe Product or your Fall to the CPSC.