Clearview National June 2015 - Issue 163 - Page 41

doors&windows Don’t Take the Risk with Safety »»With the continuous plight of the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) to increase the awareness of risks associated with falling, hardware distributor Sash Jack Limited’s managing director, Chris Law, explains how providing the right type of restrictor for higher ground level windows and doors is a crucial necessity, particularly on buildings which house the vulnerable. “The Locit cable restrictor was originally designed to protect vulnerable individuals such as the elderly and small children, against any risks for falling out of upstairs windows or doors. “The purpose of the Locit cable restrictor is to limit a window or door from being opened to their full extent. The cable units can be fitted discreetly within minutes with no special tools or skills and is then operated by locking off the cable with a key. The product can be easily applied both at point of manufacturer or retrofitted. “Due to its flexibility of application, the Locit cable restrictor can be fitted to PVCu, timber and aluminium windows and offers a tamper-proof solution to homes and public buildings in need of restricting higher level openers. “There &R