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DHF urges caution regarding gate and barrier safety following fatality

01 December 2023

DHF is urging caution with regards to gate and barrier safety, following the death of a Weston's Cider employee due to a barrier crash.

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DHF cautions against online videos encouraging DIY Garage Door installations

23 November 2023

DHF is urging consumers to be cautious following the streaming of a number of online videos that allegedly demonstrate how to fit powered garage roller door.

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DHF launches new Security & Emergency Exit Doorsets course

23 November 2023

Door & Hardware Federation (DHF) has announced that it will be launching a new course entitled Security & Emergency Exit Doorsets (non-fire)

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Inquest highlights the need for automated vehicle gates to fully protect pedestrians

08 November 2023

A recent inquest into an incident in 2015 has highlighted the need for automated vehicle gates to fully protect pedestrians as required by EN 12453:2017 + A1:20

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The need for force testing

10 October 2023

This article seeks to provide clarify regarding the force testing of door and gates.

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DHF throws its support behind new fire safety regulations

10 October 2023

The introduction of the Building Safety Act 2022, and specifically Section 156, has brought in Phase 3 of the Home Office plan to improve fire safety.

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