LPS1175 Level 1 security rated roller shutters are an entry-level option for building owners looking for basic security protection.
LPS1175 Level 1 security rated roller shutters are an entry-level option for building owners looking for basic security protection. These shutters are tested and certified to meet the rigorous standards set by the Loss Prevention Certification Board (LPCB), an independent certification body that evaluates security products according to their resistance to forced entry. LPS1175 Level 1 shutters are designed to withstand attacks by hand-held tools such as screwdrivers, pliers, and hammers for a minimum of 1 minute. They are typically made of steel or aluminum, with a range of finishes and colors available to match the design and aesthetic of the building. LPS1175 Level 1 shutters are suitable for a range of applications, including retail stores, commercial buildings, and residential properties. Regular maintenance and inspections are essential to ensure that LPS1175 Level 1 shutters are functioning properly and providing the necessary level of protection.
These Roller Shutters have been independently tested by the LPCB to LPS1175 Security Level 1 (Issue 7) or Category A (Issue 8). Security Level 1 is the entry level and is designed to provide defence against an "Opportunist Attacker, using Bodily force and Minimal Tools". The Shutters are attacked with a variety of hand tools for a maximum of 10 minutes, with a maximum working time of 1 minutes. If entry through the door is not gained within the 15 minutes, it then receives the LPS 1175 Issue 7 Level SR1 rating.
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1. What are security rated shutters?
Security rated shutters are a type of window or door covering that is designed to provide enhanced security and protection against forced entry, vandalism, and other threats. They are typically made of durable materials such as steel or aluminum, and can be customized to fit the specific needs of a building.
2. What are the benefits of using security rated shutters?
Security rated shutters offer several benefits, including increased security and protection against break-ins, vandalism, and other threats. They can also help to reduce energy costs by providing insulation and shading, and can be customized to fit the design and aesthetic of a building.
3. What factors should I consider when choosing security rated shutters?
When choosing security rated shutters, it is important to consider factors such as the level of security required, the size and location of the windows or doors, and the local building codes and regulations. You should also consider the type of material used in the shutters, as well as the quality and reliability of the manufacturer.
4. How are security rated shutters installed?
Security rated shutters are typically installed on the exterior of a building, either on the windows or doors. The installation process can vary depending on the specific design and layout of the building, but typically requires professional installation by a certified installer.
5. How can I ensure that my security rated shutters are working properly?
To ensure that your security rated shutters are working properly, it is important to have them inspected and tested regularly by a certified professional. You should also make sure to follow the manufacturer's recommended maintenance schedule, and replace any damaged or worn components as needed. Additionally, it is important to ensure that the shutters are properly secured and locked when not in use.
These are just a few examples of the questions that people may have when considering purchasing security rated roller shutters. Other factors to consider may include the cost, the level of insulation provided, and the overall aesthetic appearance of the shutters. It's important to do your research and ask any questions you may have to ensure that you choose the right roller shutters for your business needs.
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