Automatic door safety tips

Automatic door do's

Using automatic doors properly ensures safe and comfortable access for everyone. Follow these simple guidelines to prevent injuries and enhance safety.  Read more about automatic door don'ts »

Move swiftly through doorways. Do not stay unnecessarily in the door area, as the sensors may not detect your presence.Move swiftly through doorways. Do not stay unnecessarily in the door area, as the sensors may not detect your presence.Wait until the door is fully open before passing through. Enter the door from directly in front, not from the sides.Wait until the door is fully open before passing through. Enter the door from directly in front, not from the sides.
Children should always be accompanied by an adult in the door area.Children should always be accompanied by an adult in the door area.Use the door for its designed purpose only. When walking in industrial areas, use the pedestrian doors in order to have safe access.Use the door for its designed purpose only. When walking in industrial areas, use the pedestrian doors in order to have safe access.
Check that there is no traffic coming from the opposite direction.Check that there is no traffic coming from the opposite direction.

Automatic door don'ts

Being observant and acting sensibly can prevent injuries. Do not attempt to open or keep automatic doors open by force. Putting body parts or objects between the moving panels may cause damage or serious injury.

Do not attempt to keep doors open by placing objects or body parts in their way.Never let children play with an automatic door or around the door area.
Never stay close to an automatic swing door in hallways or corridors.Do not leave any obstructions (boxes, bags, etc.) in front or behind doors.
In case of a power failure, do not attempt to force doors to open or close.Sliding gates and swing gates can cause injuries if not used properly. Never let children play with or very close to automatic gates.
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