June 03, 2014 10:48 ET Provides Safety Solutions With Anti-Slip Tapes

Reduce Workers' Compensation Missed Days and Fall-Related, Lost-Time Costs

CLEVELAND, OH--(Marketwired - Jun 3, 2014) -, a leader in custom anti-slip tapes, floor mats and eco-friendly products, is launching a new campaign to help companies reduce their opportunity for workers' compensation claims from falls and slips. The company offers an expanded line of pressure-sensitive and slip resistant tapes providing safety on a variety of surfaces.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), of the 443,560 sprain, strain, and tear cases reported in 2012, falls, slips, and trips accounted for 23 percent. In addition, another study from BLS and other sources from 2006-2010 indicated that over 29% of "fall on same level" injuries resulted in 31 or more workdays lost.

The full line of tape products is available at and its parent company, Martinson-Nicholls, which offers custom solutions in anti-slip tapes to prevent slips and falls in any environment. The company carries over 5 different types of 3M™ Safety-Walk™ Slip-Resistant Tapes and Treads in a multitude of colors, die-cut shapes or hand-cut shapes for a customer's unique challenges. also features a line of 3M tapes, which were specifically engineered for use on U.S. Coast Guard Cutters to prevent slips and falls.

The Master Stop™, Bold Step® and stair nosings extensive line of anti-slip tapes and treads from Sure-Foot are also featured at This product line is designed for both interior and exterior steps and landings with the treads featuring an anti-slip coating system that resists chips, scratches, dirt, stains and oils.

"The indoor or outdoor stair treads and nosings are attractive and meet or exceed OSHA and ADA requirements," said Dan Ruminski, president. "We have done independent studies and from all of our research, companies dealing with high workers' comp safety issues from falls can effectively reduce their claims if they use anti-slip tapes throughout their facilities."

For a complete overview of sizes, textures, product options and customization of anti-slip tapes, tape treads and other safety solutions, visit:

About and Martinson-Nicholls, Inc.
For over 25 years, and the parent company Martinson-Nicholls have provided mats and safety solutions for commercial and consumer clients. The company designs solutions for exact size matting requirements in usual and non-standard special shapes, sizes and logos. Anti-slip safety tapes and treads are available in every size and texture from hand cut or die cut pieces to full rolls and unique shapes.

The company's philosophy is that they will be successful in providing customized solutions to unique projects. To see the company's full line of offerings visit or call 800-876-1312.

Documents and/or Photos available for this release:
3M(TM) Safety-Walk(TM) Slip-Resistant Tapes and Treads from
Master Stop(TM) available at
Bold Step(R) available at

To view supporting documents and/or photos, go to and enter Release ID: 373495

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