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Fire Testing Data

Latham Suregrip and Supagrit Stair Tread Nosings and Inserts have been tested in Accordance with Australian Standard ISO 9239, Reaction to Fire Tests for Flooring, Part 1: Determination of the burning behaviour using a radiant heat source, 2003.

Suregrip Results

Sample Identification:         Latham Asbraloy Slip Resistant Stair Tread Nosings with Suregrip Inserts.
Sample Classification:       Mean distance of flame travel:      30.0mm
                                           Average Critical Radiant Flux:       11.5 kW/m2
                                           Average smoke obstruction:          12%.min

Supagrit Results

Sample Identification:        Latham Asbraloy Slip Resistant Stair Tread Nosings with Supagrit Inserts.
Sample Classification:      Mean distance of flame travel:       230.0mm
                                          Average Critical Radiant Flux:        8.7 kW/m2
                                          Average smoke obstruction:          111%.min

Australian Standards are available through SAI Global, , whilst the Building Code of Australia is available through the Australian Building Codes Board


The above findings are based on information obtained by paid tests carried out on Latham Australia’s products by a NATA approved Testing Laboratory on Latham Australia Pty Ltd’s behalf. Latham Australia takes no (nil) responsibility for the correctness or relevance of information supplied or implied in any way. It should be noted that batch colours and metal colours may vary which may impact on the detailed results achieved in the previous information. For exact results site testing as detailed in the relevant standard may be required.


A copy of the full test results is available by contacting Latham Australia.


If non-combustible infill is required Latham Australia can offer our special mineral bonded infill (M). Please contact Latham Australia to discuss your requirements.