Slips, Trips and Falls 2016

The Way Forward

Farmers & Fletchers, London, 4th & 5th of October 2016

Ben Powers

Grip Potential

Ben Powers has 9 years experience of providing independent slip risk assessment.  He is currently director of Grip Potential Ltd, a consultancy offering best practice slip resistance testing with a commercially focused fast and flexible service.

Ben has conducted over five thousand individual slip risk assessments, across a wide range of environments and flooring products, for a wide range of clients, including major brands, for the purposes of accident investigations, new product certification and risk assessment.  His reports are regularly used by lawyers to support or defend against slip injury claims, and he has given evidence in the High Court.

Ben is an active member of the UK Slip Resistance Group and supports its aims of furthering the understanding and awareness of slip resistance.