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Linear/OSCO model HSLG SN#0005---- Installed after March of 2000, opening/closing aprox 20-foot roller gate, required manufacturer's registered Dealer/installer missed installing Photo eye(s)/Contact safety edge(s) 'secondary entrapment' equipment to reverse the gate is someone became entrapped between the moving gate and a stationary object.
Yard & Garden
Outdoor Structures
Fences or Fence Posts (1871)
HSLG 221
Commercial Electric Gate at parking lot of apartment building, missing Manufacturer's required UL325 'secondary entrapment' equipment to reverse the gate if a person becomes entrapped between the moving gate and stationary object. 2-children have been killed in the last 3-years (Toledo OH July 11, 2010, & Brooklyn NY May 5, 2012) from the same poorly installed Electric Gate System.

UL325 requires on CLASS II Roller Gate sites to block or guard all gaps over 2.25-inches and under 16-inches for the first 4-feet from the ground up (minimum safety standards) after March of 2000. The SN#0005 is Manufactured May of 2000. This may be why the required safety equipment was never installed, new to the installer hadn't been trained yet.

I have reported the code violation to the local Building Official but no response or inspection done.

This gate operator (Model Linear/OSCO HSLG) and type gate (Ornamental larger gaps) is what killed the 11-year old [REDACTED] in Toledo OH on July 11, 2010. According to the coroner she was riding the gate when it reversed pulling her into a 5.5-inch space between the Gate and the Operator Box (30"wx36"h).
No Relationship
11 years
Never had safety equipment installed

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