Garage Door a Danger to Children
Being extremely heavy generally makes automatic garage doors highly dangerous. Usually, children fantasize about playing on garage doors and considering it a trick to be performed through the garage door before it closes. This leads to getting trapped inside the garage, and sometimes, while running under the door, children can lead to crushing fingers or any other part of the body. This can be very dangerous, but these risks can be avoided if children have the necessary knowledge for their safety.
Due to the increased number of accidents, opening garage doors have been redesigned in order to reduce risks. This time, during garage door installation people also request to install a sensor that can detect whether an object came in the shape of a door during the opening or closing of any movement. In addition, the buttons to open the door have been rethought and this time, a person would have to keep the button pressed until the door closes. Everywhere, the free person at the button, the door will stop, which is the center or the closing point. The professional garage door opener installation South Weber has lead to a decrease of risks involving children.
But, since garage doors are an artificial creation, they are open to failure. Typically, installing the sensor in the wrong way or in the wrong position can lead to no contribution to reducing accidents. Such a situation would be if you installed the height sensor of about two meters. Well, this sensor detects your child is not less than two feet and then the chances of accidents are not reduced. So, you should try to install the sensor at a lower height so that it can detect small children and adults.
To avoid this risk, it is necessary to carry out garage door repair Hooper, tests and inspections at regular intervals to see if everything is intact and functional.