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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.
Bollards | Static
Manufacturer: ATG Access
Standard tested to: PAS 68:2010
Performance rating: V/7500[N3]/80/90:3.6/7.9
Perimeter Barriers | Vehicle
Manufacturer: Jacksons Fencing Ltd
Performance rating: V/7500[N3]/80/90:7.3/21.4
Gates | Sliding
Manufacturer: Avon Barrier Corporation Ltd
Performance rating: V/7500[N2]/64/90:0/0.0
Perimeter Barriers | Pedestrian
Manufacturer: Multiple manufacturers (see specification)
Performance rating: V/2500[N1G]/48/90:4.7/0.0
Manufacturer: Eagle Automation Ltd
Performance rating: V/7500[N2]/64/90:4.7/9.2
Bollards | Retractable
Performance rating: V/7500[N3]/80/90:9.7/25.0
Blockers | Retractable
Performance rating: V/7500[N2]/48/90:3.4/0.0
Gates | Swing
Manufacturer: Cova Security Gates Limited
Performance rating: V/7500[N2]/64/90:3/0.0
Performance rating: V/7500[N2]/48/90:2.5/0.0
Performance rating: V/7500[N3]/80/90:0.7/0.0
Gates | Modular
Manufacturer: Systra Ltd
Performance rating: V/7500[N2]/48/90:2.2/8.3
Performance rating: V/2500[N1G]/32/90:0.8/0.0
Performance rating: V/7500[N3]/80/90:4/25.0
Portals | Pedestrian
Manufacturer: Hardstaff Barriers (a Division of Hill and Smith Ltd)
Performance rating: V/7500[N2]/48/90:1/0.0
Performance rating: V/7500[N2]/48/90:2/0.0