HIC and Gmax testing in Abington, Massachusetts to ASTM F1936 Criteria
Surface Performance offer state of the art HIC and gmax testing in Abington, Massachusetts. Facility managers, parents, coaches, and athletes consider HIC and gmax testing the best way to evaluate the safety of a playing surface and ensure the risk of sustaining impact relates injuries is minimized.
Gmax measures the hardness of the surface, using ASTM standard F1936 as the pass/fail criteria.
ASTM F1936 states “According to historical data, the value of 200G is considered to be a maximum threshold. Values of 200 Gmax and above are considered values at which life threatening head injuries maybe expected to occur.”. Therefore to comply surfaces must have no gmax ratings above 200g’s in any of the 10 testing locations.
To schedule a gmax and HIC test in Abington, Massachusetts you can contact our team using the form below.