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VELFAC SAFETY - Personal safety

VELFAC SAFETY glass should be used in areas where glazing is at risk from human impact (safe breakage) or where glazing is required to form a physical barrier between levels (containment).

It is typically used in casement doors, sliding casement doors, entrance doors and low positionned windows.

VELFAC SAFETY glass meets a number of National and European standards.

Approved document K of the Building Regulations and BS 6262-4:2005 identify the critical areas and requirements for safety glass. Approved document K of the Building Regulations identifies the requirements for containment. BS 6206:1981 identifies the impact test procedure and classification for safety glass.


Guidelines for the use of safety glass