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What is Door Crash Bar?

What is Door Crash Bar?

crash barMany things come to mind in a crisis, which involves a building, such as a panic bar, exit device, crash bar, panic hardware, push bar, and all of these mentioned devices refers to approximately this same thing as far as security is concerned. This is simply a system, which easily and quickly provides people who may find themselves in a building with the ability to open a particular door in the event of an emergency so that they can get outside as quickly as possible. In most cases, this system will make use of a vertical or horizontal bar, which can be pushed by a person, and there may be a push pad, which will release a locking mechanism, without the minimum amount of fuss. Research over many years has proven emphatically that a push bar will always be more effective than a doorknob or a lever because the same energy or motion, which is used to activate the push bar, will also start to propel the door outwards, which can save time in an emergency.


Special circumstances

hospitalsThere may also be individuals who are physically simply not able to operate levers or doorknobs and this can result in a situation where this people have no means of getting out of that emergencies. This is exactly why a cash bar is simply the most effective solution and this is why it has become mandatory especially in nursing homes, various healthcare facilities and hospitals and also in large residential properties. Because they are so effective, many educational facilities, government properties, retail businesses and military facilities are now also employing crash bars. The building regulations in many metropolitan areas is now making crash bars mandatory and without a crash bar the property will simply not pass inspection. It does not matter what type of surface the door might be whether metal, wood aluminum or something else, all of them can be fitted with a cash bar. All such doors should open to the outside, there may be a variety of security, and electronic features which is used in conjunction with that crash bar.

Additional security measures

alarm panic barMany doors which is fitted with crash bars my also utilize alarms which can be used in order to prevent people from exiting that property and it is also a certain way to alert the management of that property that an emergency door has been used. This knowledge can be essential especially in a retail store and in restaurants where people may attempt to get away with stolen merchandise or where they may try to avoid the payment of their bill. Many properties have fire rated doors and these doors will make use of fire rated crash bars and it is frequently seen that many interior door now have crash bar, which are fire rated. Crash bars is now available in many different styles and at different prices, which simply helps people to keep within their budget. How many crash bars will be required and their specific features will depend on a range of factors. Some of these factors is the number of people in that property, the size of the property as well as the number of floors in that property.

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