Publications - Gates and Automation

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1 - Health and Safety

Document Name Description
Guidance for Enforcement Bodies Powered Gates - Guidance for Enforcement Bodies
DHF TS 011:2016 Code of practice for the design, manufacture, installation & maintenance of powered gates & traffic barriers
Guidance For Domestic Owners Advice for domestic owners of powered gates
Guidance For Owners Potentially unsafe powered gate installations
Safety Warning Notice No 2 Safe edge circuit reaction
Safety Warning Notice No 1 Telescopic sliding gate safety
Guide to ram mounting geometry safety  How ram mounting geometry affects safety
Guide to sliding gate rolling gear safety How sliding gate rolling gear affects safety
HSE Bulletin on Sliding Gates  Avoiding a shear gap & drawing-in risk on sliding gates 
Gate Safety Week GSW for Industry Professionals
Gate Safety Week GSW for Home Owners & the Public

2 - Product Guides

Document Name Description
Be sure - Specify DHF doors and shutters A useful brief introduction to different types of door and shutters

3 - Standards

Document Name Description
Management of Maintenance Modification and Repair of Industrial Doors, Domestic Garage Doors, Automated Gates & Traffic Barriers 
Scope of EN 1090 List of Exclusions