It is estimated that more than two thirds of all automated gates installed in the UK, fail to comply with latest legislation and could pose a serious safety risk. But who is to blame for these ‘dangerous’ gates?
Sign up to receive email alerts when new information is published by us.
“Crime and the fear of crime have a considerable impact on the lives of individuals and their wider communities. We shouldn’t underestimate the role good planning and design has to play in both reducing crime and giving people peace of mind.”
Richard Childs, Managing Director, Secured by Design
Secured by Design is owned by the Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO). It is a flagship UK police initiative to help ‘design out’ crime through the use of high-quality innovative products and processes.
The principles of the scheme have been proven to reduce the risk of crime and the fear of crime.
Our team of experts can provide comment on a range of issues of interest to consumer and professional audiences, including:
Our accreditation scheme currently includes over 450 member companies whose products have adhered to our rigorous test standards. Accredited products include:
For details on member companies and products contact Maxine Poole on 020 7084 8961 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
We also have a security checklist to help people consider the basics when it comes to protecting their homes and property. Download it here.