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This chapter lists impact rated vehicle security barriers (VSB) that have been tested to publicly available vehicle impact test standards. Due care should be taken when selecting and specifying VSBs. Please also read further HVM guidance.
Perimeter Barriers | Modular
Manufacturer: Block Axess (Group Klözmann)
Standard tested to: IWA 14-1:2013
Performance rating: V/3500[N1]/48/12.35
Street Furniture | Planters
Manufacturer: Quick Block Ltd
Performance rating: V/1500[M1]/48/90:0.9
Performance rating: V/1500[M1]/48/90:1.7
Performance rating: V/1500[M1]/48/90:4.2
Manufacturer: Logic Manufacture Bespoke
Performance rating: V/1500[M1]/48/90:0.4
Manufacturer: Bailey Streetscene Ltd
Performance rating: V/2500[N1G]/48/90:0.0
Gates | Swing
Manufacturer: Cova Security Gates Limited
Blockers | Retractable
Manufacturer: Eagle Automation Ltd
Performance rating: V/7200[N2A]/80/90:0.6
Street Furniture | Cycle rack
Street Furniture | Other
Performance rating: V/3500[N1]/48/90:2.8
Performance rating: V/2500[N1G]/64/90:5.6
Street Furniture | Railing
Manufacturer: Asset & Frontline Security Systems Ltd
Performance rating: V/1500[M1]/48/90:0.0
Street Furniture | Seating
Performance rating: V/1500[M1]/48/90:5.5
Manufacturer: Safetyflex Barriers
Performance rating: V/7200[N2A]/64/90:6.1