Author: David Combes
Published: January 30, 2009
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As a result of investigating a number of serious incidents including deaths, the HSE have endorsed a publication by the Door and Hardware Federation on the Best Practice for the Methods of Restraining Roller Shutter Door Barrels.
The accidents arose when roller shutter door shafts moved relative to the support plate arising from being struck by moving vehicles, internal failure and support structure failure.