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Gate Safety Week

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Gate Safety Week is here!

Join in spreading our vital message for Gate Safety Week 2017 

#'SafeGatesSaveLives!'  let's get it trending on Twitter @gatesafetyweek @dhfonline

Powered and automated gates are more and more frequently becoming part of the design of commercial, public and multiple occupancy buildings. Unfortunately though, the industry has faced problems with poorly installed and maintained powered gates, leading to accidents in the last few years, and sadly fatalities.

Gate Safety Week takes place from 9-15 October and has been set up to raise awareness of the proper installation and maintenance of powered gates and how to prevent accidents.  The message for this year's campaign is clear: 'Safe Gates Save Lives'! 

To find out more about how you can support Gate Safety Week, read through this section of the site. 

The Gate Safety Week campaign attracts messages of support from a number of high profile organisations and highlights the importance of the cause.

If you would like to add your support in this way, please get in touch on 01827 52337.

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Latest Gate Safety Week news

09 October 2017

dhf warns of potential legal consequences following manslaughter case

dhf is stressing the possible legal consequences of failing to ensure the safety of gates following the conviction of a gate engineer for manslaughter

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