safety tread

safety tread

A tread on a stair, esp. to prevent the foot from slipping; usually has a roughened surface or strips which are roughened.
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Offered in 3,000- to 5,000-pound capacities, their platforms are constructed of safety tread steel plate in 72 x 72-inch or 72 x 96-inch dimensions with a variety of transfer configurations.
Equip all stepstools and stepladders with safety tread.
The Ultimate Safety Tread is nontoxic, with a nonradioactive glow-in-the-dark/reflective design.
The levelers are designed with structural channel beams and high-tensile strength steel safety tread plates.
Black Grit easily conformable safety tread creates nonskid surfaces with a finely ground mineral abrasive bonded permanently to a high-strength plastic carrier film.
Black Grit safety tread offers a pressure-sensitive solution for non-skid surfaces.
The lift has a 6' wide x 8' long safety tread steel deck, an 18" x 60" hinged transfer bridge and a 60" wide x 36" long hinged chock approach ramp.
It is equipped with a safety tread steel deck, removable handrails and a 12" x 72" hinged throw over bridge.
with a non skid safety tread steel platform measuring 72" x 96".
Their Bath Safety items include Grab Bars, Tub and Stair Safety Treads and Cast Protector Arm.