Risk Assessment for Swing Gates

Before you go ahead with Gate Automation there are a few factors you need to consider before making your purchase. Check that the gate structure is suitable for automation by the following:

  • Referring to the documentation of the gate manufacturer
  • Structural tests or calculations, if you click on ourĀ Risk Assessment For Swing Gates you will find out in more detail
  • Check feasibility of correct fixture of mechanical transmission parts and anchoring of automation

There are various risks that you need to be aware of once you have your gate automation:

  • The danger zone areas in and around the gate which are ‘risk zones’ to yourself
  • Safety conditions in the event of a power failure or any faults

There are many other serious factors needed to be considered and there is a suitable safety guide for all Swing Gate Kits. Click here for the full instructions.