I exxagerate not and nearly found to my cost. 100% a slip hazard. Conditions:Drizzle Shoes:UK HUSH PUPPIES bounce rubber soles. Right foot placed on the pavement glass when passing Traction Nil shoe skidded off as if no ball bearings or ice. Stopped tested again standing over Yup 100% slides over no resistance Need roughing up or replacing. Possible Compo claims Dont say didnt tell you!