Automatic Gate Safety

Safety for Automatic Sliding Gates

In accordance with the Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992, 

BS EN 12453:2001 and BS EN 12445:2001 it is highly recommended that the following items are fitted to your gate. Other applicable BS standards:

  • BS EN 12453 Industrial doors and gates; Safety in use of power operated doors - requirements
  • BS EN 12445 Industrial doors and gates; Safety in use of power operated doors - Test Methods 
  • BS EN 12604 Industrial doors and gates; Mechanical Aspects - Requirement 
  • BS EN 12605 Industrial doors and gates; Mechanical Aspects - Test Methods 
  • BS EN 13849-2:2008 Safety related parts of control system - General priniciples for design

Jan 2011 - Powered Perimeter Gates HSE Safety Notice, please click here

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