The mechanisms of pedestrian slip on flooring contaminated with solid particles

Mills, R., Dwyer-Joyce, R.S. and Loo-Morrey, M. (2009) The mechanisms of pedestrian slip on flooring contaminated with solid particles. Tribology International, 42 (3). pp. 403-412. ISSN 0301679X



  • Mills, R.
  • Dwyer-Joyce, R.S. (
  • Loo-Morrey, M.
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: Copyright (c) 2009 Elsevier Science B.V., Amsterdam. . This is an author produced version of a paper published in 'Tribology International'. Uploaded in accordance with the publisher's self-archiving policy.
Keywords: Contaminants Floor slipperiness Pedestrian slipping Pendulum friction tester Shoe Accidents Building materials Contamination Friction Impurities Lubrication Materials testing apparatus Occupational risks Pedestrian safety Pendulums Tribology Adhesive frictions Health and Safety executives Key parameters Lubrication mechanisms Particle size and shapes Shape factors Solid particles Floors
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Engineering (Sheffield) > Department of Mechanical Engineering (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Mr Christopher Hardwick
Date Deposited: 18 Aug 2009 13:50
Last Modified: 08 Feb 2013 16:58
Published Version:
Status: Published
Publisher: Elsevier Science B.V., Amsterdam.
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: 10.1016/j.triboint.2008.07.013


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