Gmax & HIC player safety testing in East Haven, Connecticut to ASTM F1936
To ensure players are not exposed to risk of sustaining serious injuries upon impact with artificial or natural surfaces a gmax and HIC test is required. To comply with ASTM standard F1936 a surface mustn’t be too hard as to return excessive force on the players.
ASTM deem any surface with a gmax rating of over 200g’s risk serious injury to players. Remediation works would be required in this case to lower the rating and therefore risks.
Surface Performance are an independent laboratory available to carry out specialist gmax and HIC testing in East Haven, Connecticut, you can request an appointment below.