Roof lantern manufacturer, Atlas Glazed Roof Solutions has become the first company in the UK to have aluminium rooflights listed by Secured by Design (SBD).
Secured by Design is the only way for products and services to achieve police recognition in the UK and as such shows a guaranteed level of security not found anywhere else.
The secured pressure plated system used by Atlas offers a higher level of security than clip cap, favoured by some manufacturers, which can be more easily removed by intruders.
In order to become a Secured by Design member, Atlas, the conservatory roof specialist based in Gloucestershire, has had to adhere to rigorous application and vetting process required by the police.
Atlas Lantern 2.0 product was successfully tested with to SBD’s STS 222 BR1 standard. This accreditation details the requirements for burglary resistance for construction products including windows, curtain walling, security grilles, garage doors and roller shutters
Winston Osborne, Technical Director of Atlas Glazed Roof Solutions, said: “We are delighted that our Lantern 2.0 has been approved to this high level and that we are members of Secured by Design.
“We work hard to ensure that our products are of the very highest quality in design, efficiency and security and we are very pleased that this flagship police initiative has recognised our efforts by naming us as the first ever aluminium roof lanterns to be Secured by Design.”
For more information about Secured by Design visit securedbydesign.com.