Slippery pool deck in Guadalupe Arizona?
Is your Deck slippery in Guadalupe Arizona? Does your deck continue to stay slick even while dry? Walkway Management Group of Arizona can help. Our company will assist any residential or commercial property in The Greater Phoenix Area take action against the dangers associated with the low-friction surfaces around swimming pools. Call us today to schedule a consultation or read more below about our company’s procedures, products, and services.
Why is it important to increase traction on surfaces surrounding a swimming pool?
As the owner of a pool, you likely already know many of the perils that coincide with owning one. But what many may not even consider is just how many injuries can happen on the low-friction areas surrounding their pool. Statistically, more injuries related to swimming pools happen outside of the water completely. According to the CDC, somewhere around 150,000 injuries take place each year as a result of a slip and fall accident around the pool. Being that it’s the single hottest urbanized part of The United States, The Greater Phoenix area has more swimming pools than any other area of the country. Therefore, it’s easy to conclude that slip and fall accidents are more likely to happen here than anywhere else.
What can happen if someone gets injured around my pool?
If a person were to injure themselves around your swimming pool and seek compensation, you may end up blamed for their injuries. In these cases attorneys that specialize in what are known as “slip and fall accidents” will intervene. Slip and fall attorneys will evaluate a victim’s injury well before they even consider said client’s case. Here are a few of the many factors that an attorney can take while considering the value of a case.
- Financial Assets– Personal injury attorneys assess the worth of your finances and material capital. The more wealth and assets an attorney can find in your name, the higher the amount a victim will try to seek for compensation. Even if you don’t have large pools of money, a lawyer can appraise other property such as: vehicles, properties, stocks, or any other investments to cover the cost of the claim.
- Insurance– Personal injury attorneys also communicate directly with your insurance provider to determine how much coverage you have. If you are a business or home owner in Guadalupe with a pool, you must talk with your provider now to seek any procedures that your homeowner’s insurance will find necessary to settle any accidents that may happen on your property. If your provider decides that the proper measures were not taken, they may likely not cover the injury at all. In this case you can be held responsible for the entirety of a victim’s suit.
Steps to take to reduce injury
Any precautions that you have taken to stop an injury from happening on your property, will stop any threats of you being held at fault for a slip and fall accident that could occur on your residence. If you think that a slip and fall accident isn’t a problem simply because only you or your family use your swimming pool, you ought to reconsider. If a person were to illicitly enter your property, and slip and fall on your slippery pool deck. You could be seen as responsible for creating a hazardous environment (regardless of the legality of them being on your property in the first place). Taking any steps to reduce an accident from occurring around your pool will reduce the threat of you being held liable.Moreso: the worse the victim’s injury, the more they can seek in damages. Personal injury attorneys are obligated to take any precautions that you have made to create a slip-free environment. If you were to fix a sturdy four foot tall fence around your swimming pool, and maximize the friction of your pool deck to a level suitable for a wet environment; you could possibly even completely eliminate the risk of being at fault for any injuries that occur on your property entirely.
Walkway Management Group of Arizona takes the vital steps to prevent any injuries from occurring on your property by determining the amount of friction your deck maintains with ‘The Bot 3000E’. This high powered technology can find the “slip coefficient of friction” of a given surface. While this term may seem like it’s scientific, it simply refers to the unit of measure for whatever force it takes to move an object on a flat surface (However we may not even need to find the friction of your pool deck).
We will proceed to use a series of fast acting and powerful products to enhance the friction of your pool deck. Once we have a firm grip on how slick the surface of your deck is, we will use our ‘Boost’ products to prevent any threats of you or your kids falling and getting injured on a slippery pool deck entirely. Preemptively stopping this now will hinder anyone else from falling, therefore avoiding a suit to your homeowners insurance. With our ‘Boost’ products and ‘Bot 3000E’ Walkway Management Group of Arizona will help keep your friends and family from being injured on your pool deck. Call for an evaluation today.