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ADA Barrier Optical

ADA Waist High Turnstiles Require Special Consideration

Waist High Turnstiles

ADA access control presents unique challenges, but both ADA waist high turnstile gates and full height security gates provide wide passage areas for patrons. Additional measures should also be considered to increase effectiveness.

Waist High Turnstiles are for Honest People

Waist High Turnstiles Are For Honest People – And Require The Right Pedestrian Access Control Solution

Waist High Turnstiles

Waist high turnstiles are vulnerable to being crawled under or jumped over, but they're effective pedestrian access control tools when used in the right situation.

Open Door Security

Can Security Be Maintained With An Open Door?

ADA Gates

The reason why turnstiles are the best tool to control who's coming in and out of your facility is that regular doors can be held open, allowing passage of numbers of people. That's why we ask clients what their plan is for monitoring access points where ADA gates are being placed.

Access Control Software

Controlling Access Into & Throughout Your Facility – Access Control Software Compatibility


Many customers ask if our turnstiles/turnstile gates will work with their access control system. Our general answer is yes, it normally should, especially if you are using that system to already unlock doors on site with personal ID cards.

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