All door operators, whether manual or automatic, are complex components and are subject to punishing wear and tear. Therefore, to ensure they continue to function as they should, regular service and maintenance is imperative. Regular door maintenance helps prevent accidents, reduces breakdowns and the accompanying inconvenience, and prolongs the life of the operator. There are also legal implications regarding the servicing of all door types which must be adhered to, to ensure the safety of users at all time.
Planned Preventative Maintenance
Door Maintenance is essential to the smooth running of any business, here are a few reasons why.
It is a legal requirement – as failure to show evidence of maintenance could mean prohibition & enforcement notices being served and fines up to £5000 and imprisonment for 2 years.
‘Safety In Use’, the New European CEN Standards legislation – States that all types of door should be maintained in an efficient state, in efficient working order and in good repair.
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Regular and routine maintenance prolongs the operational life of the installation and ensures that the installation is kept in good working order. It ensure that the door is working safe and efficient condition - helping to prevent accidents and damage which in turn results in down time resulting in loss of revenue.
It assists in identifying potential problems which can be then easily rectified.
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