Frontrunner Brush matting is helping to reduce maintenance at one of Belgium's largest hospitals.
The Jan Portaels Ziekenhuis is a very large public hospital near Brussels. Here, the problem was to find a better alternative to the existing external matting.
Skin complaints of the feet are most commonly caused in changing rooms, swimming pools and other areas because bare feet can easily be contaminated. At the same time, the Health & Safety Executive warns about the rise in accidents caused by people slipping on wet surfaces.