Gmax and HIC (Head Injury Criterion) in Bristol, Connecticut
To ensure all artificial surfaces are safe for use and not exposing players to excessive risks, Surface Performance carry out gmax and HIC testing in Bristol, Connecticut to ASTM standard F1936.
Gmax testing focuses on the impact attenuation/surface hardness and measures the force it returns to the user upon impact. ASTM require the gmax rating to be below 200g’s however many people believe this should be below 170g’s.
Testing should be carried out at least annually, increased frequency is required for an older surface to effectively monitor safety and performance.
To schedule a gmax and HIC test in Bristol, Connecticut you can contact our team below.