Powered gates are more and more frequently becoming part of the design of residential, commercial, public and multiple occupancy buildings. Unfortunately however, the industry is facing problems with poorly installed and maintained gates leading to accidents and, sadly, fatalities, including children. Corners are being cut and many installers are still not aware of their legal obligations.
A DHF initiative, Gate Safety Week is being organised to raise awareness of proper installation and maintenance of powered gates and to help prevent further accidents.
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