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Bed and mattress testing

  • Beds Mattresses And Foams 3

    and foams

  • Beds Ukas Accredited 3

    UKAS accredited

  • Beds Stability 3

    Safety, strength
    and durability

  • Beds Flammability 4


  • Our experts can test all types of domestic and contract beds including besteads, divans, bunk beds, cots, children’s beds, hotel beds, hospital beds etc. Alongside all types of mattresses for domestic and contract sectors, checking for sagging or weak mattress walls, alongside full flammability testing.

    Our equipment also allows us to test components such as springs, toppers, headboards and foams.

    Structural tests for beds and mattresses

    Designed to test the strength, durability and overall safety.

    Flammability for mattresses

    Including for foams, fillings and fibres (click here for more on flammability testing). Flammability testing on domestic products is mandatory under the Furniture and Furnishing (Fire) (Safety) regulations. Failure to comply can result in prosecution.

    Foam for mattresses

    Durability tests to gauge long term performance and flammability to ensure safety and compliance. Click here for more on foam testing.

    Different tests apply for domestic and contract furniture. One of our experts will be able to advise you on the right test(s) for your product.

    To speak to an expert about our testing services, or to request a quote

    contact us today