A4L™The first ADA compliant ligature-resistant lockset
Ensuring Life Safety & Security for Mental Health Facilities Worldwide
We’re proud to present our A4L, the first patented anti-ligature lever handle lock. Securitech plays an important role in ensuring life-safety and security for behavioral healthcare and mental health facilities. We are in close contact with mental health professionals, architects, and facility planners working to supply the best safety door design to meet special locking needs.
The A4L series is Securitech’s unique solution for ADA-compliance in mental health facilities. This innovation is the first ADA compliant suicide-resistant lever set, designed in collaboration with the nation’s best behavioral healthcare consultants. Works with traditional mortise or cylindrical openings, maintains a low profile with a smooth appearance and easy operation. Available in different functions and options. The A4L represents Securitech’s response to the growing need for code-compliant solutions within psychiatric hospitals and mental health wards.
Conical Shank Design
Tapered Free-Moving Lever
Lever Moves Upwards & Downwards
No Exposed Fasteners
Stainless Steel Escutcheon and Lever
Fewer Moving Parts
Electric Release Series Available
Behavioral Healthcare Facilities:
March 2017 | DHI | “Revisiting A Behavioral Healthcare Ward” by Mark J. Berger
January 2016 | Health Facilities Management | Advanced Access Control Systems for Health Facilites
November 2011 | DHI | Life Safety Needs In Behavioral Healthcare by Mark J. Berger | 1st Place Ryan Award
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