Tactile slabs of granite
- Tactile slabs of granite
In recent years, attention has increasingly focused on creating an accessible environment for disabled people and other people with limited mobility. The country has a program of the Federal program "Accessible environment". In the framework of this programme and to facilitate orientation of visually impaired people in towns, villages and other settlements and public buildings are increasingly equipped with tactile plates that help to Orient in space and hazard warning.
Requirements ground and floor tactile plates described in GOST R 52875-2007 "Pointers tactile ground for the visually impaired". According to the standard for tactile plates high demands on wear resistance and resistance to mechanical stress, as the life signs shall not be less than the lifetime of the adjacent cover. Given that the surface of the tactile plate weakened by grooves and samples, the choice of material for tactile index plates is particularly acute. One of the most wear-resistant and durable materials for paving granite is a natural, therefore, when choosing a material for tactile plates it is used more often. However, natural granite, with a wide selection of different types of granite, it is possible to vary the color of the granite tactile slabs in a wide range.