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Self Closing Gate

Self Closing Safety Gate

Complies with all HSE guidelines in protecting ladder access points, roof hatches, open voids and much more....

Self Closing Safety Gate, DDA Compliant Industrial Safety Gate

Our Self-closing Gate meets the requirements of BS EN 14122 Safety of machinery. Part 3 Permanent means of access to machinery stairways, stepladders, guard-rails and Part 4 Fixed Ladders also BS 4211: 2004 + A1 2008 which recommend that where a ladder breaks existing handrail a self-closing gate should be fitted. It is designed to work with multiple handrail solutions including the KeeGuard Fall Protection system.

The benefit of fitting a self-closing gate is that they are spring loaded and so automatically close behind the user. This overcomes the problem of user error when using traditional forms of protection such as chains and bars, ensuring voids are not created when accessing a roof or platform. Gates can be easily retrofitted to existing systems.


Self Closing Safety Gate, DDA Compliant Industrial Safety Gate


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Easy Installation

Installation is simple. The gate is supplied 1 metre wide and is designed to be easily trimmed down to suit when required, gates wider than 1m wide can be offered as a custom solution.

To trim down simply undo two grub screws using a ¼” Allen key, cut the ‘D’ bend to the desired length (a hacksaw is suitable) and re-attach and the tighten the grub screws. As an optional extra the grub screws can be fitted with anti-tamper heads.

For attachment to a circular upright of 33.7, 42.4 or 48.3 mm od tube the gate comes with a standard fixing pack of ‘U’ bolts or can be mounted to directly flat surfaces using suitable M10 fixings.


Self Closing Safety Gate, DDA Compliant Industrial Safety Gate Self Closing Safety Gate, DDA Compliant Industrial Safety Gate


An additional fixing pack is available which allows for fixing to angle, flat, square and rectangular uprights.

Gate grips

Finish Options

The Self Closing Gate is available in 2 options, both are element resistant and can be used either internally or externally.

The Gate is hot dip galvanised to BS EN ISO 1461and is also available with the ‘D’ bend additionally powder-coated in safety yellow where a higher level of visibility is wanted, please ensure you inform the sales person which you require.

Custom Safety
Gate Solutions

If one of the standard Self Closing Safety Gate lengths will not work in your particular scenario, custom gates are available. These include extra wide options and we now offer double gates like the one pictured below, please click here for more detail.

self closing gate

Designed to
Work with KeeGuard Roof Guardrail, DDA Handrail, Safety Barriers & KwikKits

Self closing gates are definitely the HSE's preference when it comes to accessing a rooftop opening from a ladder or hatch. Our self closing safety gate easily attaches to tube or various uprights.

Also available is the KeeGuard Ladder Kit provides permanently fixed guardrail either side of an existing fixed ladder and a self-closing swing gate permitting safe roof access for the purpose of inspection or maintenance work on roofs. The kit has been specifically designed to provide a “retro-fit” solution to existing fixed ladders/cat ladders and has been Independently tested & CE approved to BS EN 14122-4.


keeguard ladder kit


Our KeeGuard Ladder Kit has been developed to easily clamp on to the existing fixed/cat Ladder and forms a continual link from the guardrail to the stringer of the existing fixed/cat ladder. The unique fitting connecting the guardrail to the fixed/cat ladder can clamp around a flat or tubular stringer up to 75mm (3”) in width/diameter.

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Configuration Assistance

Why not utilise our team of Fall protection experts for your next project?

If you need help configuring a setup or you would like to receive a quote for an entire KeeGuard or fall protection system.

Contact our Sales Team.

Technical Info

gate technical info

Salt tested to test corrosion resistance to: 672 Hours

Tested for 50,000 Closures without failure

Tested to withstand downwards pressure to 225kg

New and Improved Packaging

The new self closing gate now comes in all new packaging ensuring that the gate not only arrives looking good, but undamaged too.



gate packaging


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