Access Safety

  • Limitations on the creativity for buildings and urban space designers

    Sometimes is hard to find materials that meet the aesthetic criteria while ensuring the appropriate performance and durability over time.

    PRODUCTS OFFERED:
    Special products

  • Snow and ice on public space

    Snow and ice cause many accidents in cities exposed to winter weather. On the one hand, they pose a danger to people in general but on the other, confine in elderly and people with mobility problems their homes.

    PRODUCTS OFFERED:
    Ecosnowmelt

  • Driving on steep slopes creates risks

    The steep slopes of ramps in parking buildings, inside factories and some streets seriously compromise safety, since the vehicle grip is very committed.

    PRODUCTS OFFERED:
    Tablet20

  • Sidewalks and squares with uneven floors and cracked tiles

    Materials with low impact strength, high porosity and insufficient hardness become deteriorate in few years due to temperature changes, roots of trees and daily aggressions. All these problems cause street accidents and poor perception of public spaces.

    PRODUCTS OFFERED:
    Stone 20, Stone Slim, Special Products

  • Lack of security of industrial flooring

    Especially in factories where industrial processes related to water, oils and other chemicals, floors are very slippery and accident risks increases.

    High electrical conductivity of pavements implies also a big risk.

    PRODUCTS OFFERED:
    Tablet20, Stone20, Stone Slim, Special Products

  • Pedestrians, motorcyclists and cyclists falls

    While irregular sidewalks, slippery surfaces and excessive slope are the cause of many of the falls suffered by pedestrians. Crossing painting, especially when wet or poorly maintained, causes accidents to pedestrians, motorcyclists and cyclists.

    PRODUCTS OFFERED:
    Tablet20, Led Alert Access, Access Tactile Alert

  • Noise pollution

    Irregular and embossed pavements cause noise from vehicles and people carrying suitcases. In addition, these types of pavement generate great discomfort to wheelchairs users as embossed floors transmit vibrations to wheels.

    PRODUCTS OFFERED:
    Special Products, Silent Barcelona

  • Air pollution

    To combat air pollution in cities emission reduction is not enough, new materials that actively eliminate pollutants.

    PRODUCTS OFFERED:
    Stone20 HT

  • Facade maintenance costs

    When the facades of the buildings are dirty and degraded they contribute to worsen the quality of urban space. Cleaning and maintenance require great economic efforts.

    PRODUCTS OFFERED:
    Hydrotech

  • Degradation of public space

    Especially in old quarters, the original materials are degraded and look worse every day. Also, its decrease accessibility and comfort with increase of falls and noise by making the space less attractive for citizens and tourists.

    PRODUCTS OFFERED:
    Special products

  • Lack of accessibility in urban space

    In recent years people who occasionally used alone public space in the past are now regular users. Very elder, blind, children, people with intellectual disabilities or reduced mobility are now regular users. However, the lack of tactile signage, poorly executed curb cuts and obstacles on the sidewalks difficult their right to mobility.

    PRODUCTS OFFERED:
    Stone20, Stone Slim, Access and Tactile Alert Guide, Special Products, Tablet20

  • Inaccessibility of beaches

    While access to the beach for people with severe mobility limitations has improved, blind users, inexperienced swimmers and people with disabilities cannot access water safely and with autonomy.

    PRODUCTS OFFERED:
    Access SEA

  • Inadequacy of the road to new modes of mobility

    Pedestrians, bicycles, wheelchairs and all type of electric vehicles share the urban space with motorized public and private transport vehicles as well as for urban logistics. The lack of compartmentalization and signalling involves high risk areas for everyone.

    PRODUCTS OFFERED:
    Stone20, Led Access, Special Products, Tactile Access, Access Sign

  • Lack of sanitation of buildings

    Especially in health and education buildings, but also where food and other consumer products are processed and in the toilets, it is necessary to eliminate the bacteria present in the environment that proliferate in floors and wall coatings.

    PRODUCTS OFFERED:
    Bioscare

  • Poor signage of public space

    Horizontal signage, parking spaces, car reservations for the disabled, alerts on dangerous intersections and road signs generally wear out and require constant maintenance, otherwise fail to fulfil their function.

    PRODUCTS OFFERED:
    Sign Access

  • Dirt pedestrian spaces

    Oil stains, chewing gums and animal droppings evidence dirtiness in public spaces, but even being invisible, urban space populated by countless bacteria that transmit diseases.

    City administrations spend annually large amounts of money to control dirtiness but lose the battle anyway.

    PRODUCTS OFFERED:
    Stone20, Special Products, Tablet20