Electric Gates in Claygate | Safety Guidance for Users of Gate Automation Systems

Did you know that companies like Harrier Gates Ltd install an estimated 300,000 automated gates across the UK every year? From driveway gates for residential properties to automated wooden gates for schools and nurseries, it is likely that there are currently at least 3 million gates in operation throughout the country. Alarmingly, recent surveys reveal that over 90% of electric gates are actually unsafe and in need of gate repairs and maintenance.

The owner of an automated entry gate, whether for their home or a commercial premises, has a duty of care to perform regular maintenance and safety checks. This helps to reduce the risk of property damage and personal injury to themselves and any visitors.

And yet many people in the Claygate area ignore this requirement and only enquire about professional gate repairs when a gate stops working.

From residential driveway gates to industrial gates, bollards and barriers, gate automation solutions pose a health and safety risk without the proper care and maintenance. In fact, the industry estimates that over 66% of all automated gates do not even comply with the current legislation.

Thanks to our expertise in the installation and repair of all manner of electric gates, including metal and wooden gates, we know everything there is to know about the proper safety standards of automated gate systems.

As a Gate Safe-accredited company, we understand that automated gates must:

At Harrier Gates Ltd, we perform a comprehensive risk assessment on all existing gate automation systems, such as driveway gates and electric wooden gates.

Our expert personnel are more than happy to come to your home in the Claygate area to perform safety checks, maintenance works and gate repairs. This will help to ensure that your electric gates meet with the strictest safety standards.

After all, it is not always immediately obvious to the untrained eye that an automated gate is unsafe.

Furthermore, as a sign of our commitment to gate safety, we offer a 12-month guarantee on all newly installed parts and labour, for your peace of mind.

If you are looking for a professional gate automation company you can rely on, look no further than Harrier Gates Ltd. We have the experience, knowledge and personnel to handle any job, small or big.

Call us on 01483 379 954 for gate repairs, maintenance works and safety checks on driveway gates, electric gates, wooden gates and all manner of gate automation solutions around Claygate.