Finger Protection | Astro Finger Keeper Industrial TPV
For in-stock items orders received before 2pm (Monday-Friday) are generally dispatched for delivery on the following working day (Monday-Friday).
Finger entrapment in doors can result in serious injuries that have long term effects and may require significant hospital treatment. Preventing such injuries is therefore important. Finger trap protection should be installed in all hinged or pivoted door situations, where users can potentially get fingers caught between the door and the frame. All public areas including shops, hotels and fitness centres should be reviewed for potential risks.
Areas of particular concern include:
Schools or child care centres. Children suffer a disproportionate number of finger entrapment injuries because of their lack of understanding of the dangers presented by doors, young children may put their fingers into the gap between a door and its frame without any awareness of the possible consequences.
Homes or residential facilities for the aged or disabled. Those particularly with walking or balance difficulties often use the door frame as a support when negotiating a doorway and inadvertently put fingers into the jamb, this is especially true of those doors fitted with door closers.
Where automatic swing doors are fitted, it is a requirement of BS EN 16005 that finger trap protection be used at the hanging stile(s) of the doorset.
Astro FingerKeeper Industrial TPV is a heavy duty finger-pinch protection device (anti-finger-trapping hinge guard). Manufactured from a TPV material fitted in an Anodised Aluminium carrier, that is supplied with self drilling screws and 2 x push-in screw concealing strips to match.
The device is designed for demanding commercial & industrial environments. For use with interior or exterior timber or metal doors. Slimline design and unobtrusive fittings also suits non-commercial settings and can be used by powered / security gate installers for gate finger guards. The device is also suitable for automatic doors.
TPV is a compound composed of Polypropylene and EPDM rubber used in vehicle, white goods and weatherproofing applications. TPV has excellent resistance to common industrial chemicals. TPV has greater tear strength and resistance than EPDM. TPV can be readily recycled.
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Lengths: 2100mm (Standard) and 2500mm (Long).
Widths: 157mm (Standard) or 257mm (Wide).
Material: TPV (ThermoPlastic Vulcanizate polymer).
Colours: Standard width guard - Black or White.
Wide guard and Long guard - Black only.
Anodised Aluminium guard strip carriers. Push-in trim, to conceal fixings, matches guard strip colour.
|AFFKINDTPV||Astro FingerKeeper Industrial
TPV Standard Version
|157mm||2100mm||Aluminium Carrier / Black TPV Guard|
|AFFKINDTPVW||Astro FingerKeeper Industrial
TPV Standard Version
|157mm||2100mm||Aluminium Carrier / White TPV Guard|
|AFFKINDXTPV||Astro FingerKeeper Industrial
TPV Long Version
|157mm||2500mm||Aluminium Carrier / Black TPV Guard|
|AFFKINDWBTPV||Astro FingerKeeper Industrial
TPV Wide Version
|257mm||2100mm||Aluminium Carrier / Black TPV Guard|
Please contact us and quote the following - Quantity / Product Description / Product Code / Colour / Length / Width
Typical wording - 10no / Astro FingerKeeper Industrial - TPV Standard Version / AFFKINDTPV / Black / 2100mm / 157mm
>> Tel: 01329 844 500 or >> Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
For further information on installation requirements please see the installation sheet or video or contact the technical team on: tel 01329 844 500 or email email@example.com
The product does not present any known health hazards during or after installation. Normal good industrial and personal hygiene practices should be observed. For further information on health and safety requirements please contact the technical team on: tel 01329 844 500 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Download and review the following available data sheets for this product.
For in-stock items orders received before 2pm (Monday-Friday) are generally dispatched for delivery on the following working day (Monday-Friday). All dates quoted for despatch are estimates only and are not guaranteed. We will endeavour to meet these dates but shall have no liability for any delay in despatch or delivery or any damage or loss occasioned thereby. We may deliver products pursuant to any order by instalments. If we are unable to deliver the goods for any reason,you will be contacted and you will not be obliged to pay for the goods which have not been delivered, you also have the option to cancel the goods that have been delivered, however we shall not be liable for any loss of income or profit which may have been caused by the delay or non delivery of goods.
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