Standards Australia have recently published a new standard for the test methodology of windows fitted with fall prevention devices, such as screens and window restrictors.
Leading Australian hardware manufacturer, Doric, has taken out the title for the Most Innovative Component at the AWA AusFenEx 2016 awards.
Over the 20th to 23rd, July Doric was a proud exhibitor at the 2016 Archidex, an international architecture, interior design and building exhibition, held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre in Malaysia.
As the leading spring balance manufacturer in Australia, Doric has been producing spring balance systems to suit both aluminium and timber windows for over 20 years.
Each year, more than 50 children fall from windows or balconies in Australia. Many suffer serious injuries while some of these falls are even fatal.