Allegion’s portfolio of brands and products provide coordinated total door opening and security solutions for each opening type within a facility. Quickly access common retail environment opening types listed by function or by code requirements via the drop-down menu below.
Emergency exits, can be a cause for concern. Not only do emergency exits have to be well-maintained, unlocked and unobstructed from tables, clothes racks or boxes of product in order to meet the requirements of OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) – unattended emergency exits can also be an easy target for thieves.
Entry/ADA Swing Doors - The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects the rights of people with disabilities. All commercial facilities must be ADA compliant, so many retailers around the nation have had issues when addressing the alterations to their building that need to be made, for example, deciding what is “readily achievable” and what is too expensive.
Portable security directly relates to loss prevention. Portable security is often utilized in high-traffic areas for things like kiosk security and immobilization, outdoor product displays, valuable indoor product displays, and storage facilities. Allegion offers products that can stand up to the constant use and abuse without compromising security.
Establishments often have to decide if they want to open their restrooms to the public or allow use from customers only. Opening restrooms to the public can present a security risk to the establishment. In any situation, it is important to minimize the opportunity for misuse of their restrooms, such as restrooms being vandalized, or being used as a space to loiter, smoke, or bathe.
In order to protect equipment and maintain security, storerooms utilize door hardware that locks automatically when the door is closed and remains locked at all times. Keys to this lock should be shared with as few people as possible.
Fire doors can be easily forgotten about and misused. Fire doors that are propped open for convenience of employees or don’t close properly put the building at risk of smoke and flames spreading more quickly. Additionally, it is important that doorways are clear in front of fire doors for quick egress of customers and visitors.
Severe weather takes a tremendous toll in the United States. It’s crucial to protect your visitors, customers and product, especially when it comes to harsh environmental conditions. Severe windstorms such as tornadoes and hurricanes produce high winds up to 250 mph and cause flying debris. Windstorm rated products are specifically designed to protect from the strongest winds, flying debris and rain.