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Take the Right Direction to Safer Traffic Segregation with A-SAFE Moving vehicles, particularly in industrial applications, pose the constant threat of damage to both equipment and structures. A-Safe Traffic Barriers offer the most effective way to protect these vital assets by clearly defining traffic routes both physically and visually. Made from a durable polymer-based material, A-Safe products are an excellent investmentApplications: in terms of both safety and maintenance cost savings. BenefitsA-Safe products are supremely adaptable • Real delineation of vehiclesand can be used in many different applications and environments including: around buildings, machinery and potential hazards. • Provides a reliable physical barrier to clearly segregate traffic routes. • If the barrier is hit by a vehicle, its built-in memory ensures that it springs back into shape, while its lightweight polymer-based construction minimises damage to the vehicle itself. • Black and yellow colours ensure high visibility, so vehicle drivers can see at a glance where they should and should not be. A-Safe can also supply a full range of accessories such as• Traffic Segregation and Equipment Protection A-Safe Barriers avoid unnecessary damage from vehicles to walls, building signboards and gates to supports, valuable machinery and vulnerable equipment. Low Level Traffic complement Barriers have a low impact height, making them ideal for use around FLTs and the barriers trucks with standard wheel arches, while the high level version has a high and enhance impact height to suit trucks with high level wheel arches. safety. Accessories• Vehicle Guidance The Ground Level Traffic Barrier has a ground level impact height, so it can be used to guide vehicles up to loading bay doors and as wheel stops for articulated wagons, protecting equipment, machinery and structures. • Airport Applications Atlas Barrier’s heavy duty• High Impact Areas The Double Rail Traffic Barrier has a greater resistance than the standard construction is perfect for protection of baggage version to offer maximum protection from straying vehicles, making it ideal for conveyor equipment, doors, high impact areas. A variation is the Impact Traffic Barrier with a lower 112mm floodlight masts, piers and impact height rail for use with fork lift trucks or other low bodied vehicles and to charging units, along with prevent forks or other items pushing under the barrier. many other applications.
Health& Safety -Did you know?• “Protective barriers to keep vehicles away from pedestrians’ areas, and clear markings to set apart vehicle and pedestrians’ routes, are also effective.” “ A-Safe products are much more user friendly than the previous barriers we had in place. They are saving us thousands of ” pounds a year. (Workplace Transport Safety, An Employers’ Guide) Jack Lawtey, Facilities Manager, ASDA Walmart, Normanton• “117 workers have been fatally injured over the past two years as a result of being struck by a moving vehicle accounting for Technically Speaking more than half of all fatal transport-related injuries.” (Health & Safety Commission • A-Safe Low Level Traffic Barrier has been tested with an impact force of 152kn as set out in BS6399. Workplace Transport National Statistics This is the equivalent of a 1.5 tonne vehicle travelling 2007-08) at 10 miles per hour. • 500m of A-Safe Low Level Traffic Barrier can reduce annual maintenance costs by up to £39,500 when compared to 500m of single rail box beam steel barrier. A-Safe provides far more than just a comprehensive range of safety products. We also offer a full consultation service, ensuring that you choose the right product for the right application. This is complemented by a full installation and maintenance package, with a leasingoption available if required.On impact After impactBarrier bends as vehicle hits it. Barrier returns to original shape, thanks to built-in memory.