Uneven Wear

 

Note on the picture above the path created by the repetitive movement of the mail cart.

Panels not wearing evenly due to excessive foot or equipment traffic. 

    Causes:
  • High traffic in certain areas
  • Improper maintenance
  • Not rotating panels periodically
  • Equipment caster
  • Chair caster of facility personnel

 

    Consequences:
  • Loss of static dissipative qualities of panels
  • Uneven panel wear
  • Life of panels reduced
  • Rapid aging of floor system