Bollard Blog

Trade Show Season is Finally Here

Trade Show season is finally here and our second stop of the year is at ProMAT 2017 in Chicago, IL.

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Impact Recovery Systems Acquires SoftStop

Impact Recovery Systems Acquires SoftStop

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Seven Major Uses for Safety Bollards

Safety bollards are the workhorses of the security and traffic management world.

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Traffic Bollards: Ideal Pedestrian Safety Products

Traffic bollards are perhaps the most effective and most versatile of all pedestrian safety products.

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How Safety Bollards Protect Your Employees

Today’s world offers unprecedented opportunities for education, income, and personal enrichment.  Along with these advances, however, comes expanding infrastructure and an increasing need to safeguard human beings from harm, be it intentional or otherwise.  Safety bollards play a crucial role in these efforts.

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Parking Bollards Help Ensure Parking Lot Safety

Parking bollards help prevent accidents in parking lots across the United States.

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Public Security and the Safety Bollard: Practicality Meets Beauty

Modern safety bollard design is practical and attractive.

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Six Factors to Consider When Choosing Traffic Bollards

Before deciding which type of traffic bollards to purchase, consider these 6 questions.

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Frangible, Impact Absorbing Bollards

SlowStop rebounding steel bollards solve the problems building designers and property managers face when trying to protect buildings and assets without damaging foundations and creating costly repair scenarios

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Safety Bollards for Contraflow Bicycle Lanes

Safety bollards have always been useful for marking bicycle lanes.  Now, with the popularity of contraflow bike lanes, using bollards is more important than ever to ensure the safety of both cyclists and motorists.

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The Effectiveness of Bollard Covers

Bollard covers are a convenient addition to standard bollards to change color and height, and to reduce long term maintenance.

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Continuing Education Credits - Rebounding Bollards Course

SlowStop Bollards is proud to offer a one hour off-line CE course through AEC daily about Rebound Bollard that is accredited through numerous reporting agencies.

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A Better Way to Make Handicap Parking Bollard Signs

SlowStop Bollards make an ideal handicap parking bollard sign post.

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Proper Bollard Spacing

Guide to Proper Bollard Spacing

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Ideal Applications for Traffic Bollards: Warehouses and Industrial

Ideal Bollard Applications Part 5: Warehouses and Industrial

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Ideal Applications for Traffic Bollards: Drive-Thrus

Ideal Bollard Applications Part 4: Drive-Thrus

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Ideal Applications for Traffic Bollards: Parking Lots

Ideal Bollard Applications Part 3: Parking Lots

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Ideal Applications for Traffic Bollards:  Traffic Denial

Ideal Bollard Applications Part 2: Traffic Denial

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AIA Expo 2012

SlowStop® Bollard will be exhibiting at the 2012 AIA Convention in Denver

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Bollard Types and Ideal Applications

An introduction to bollard types and their common uses.

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Gaining Peace of Mind with Traffic Bollards

Traffic bollards help both motorists and pedestrians enjoy peace of mind, by guarding against accidents, injuries, and fatalities.

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The Importance of Bollard Signs

Bollard signs play a vital role in public safety efforts, due to their prominence and sturdy construction.

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Can the Safety Bollard be Too Sturdy?

Human society can only exist when the need for security is balanced against the importance of allowing free access to facilities and resources.  Lean too far in either direction, and the results can include a police state on one extreme or chaos.

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When to Utilize the Safety Bollard

A safety bollard can significantly impede access to a facility.  However, it can also play a crucial role in guarding public safety.

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Traffic Bollards Aren’t What They Used to Be

Modern traffic bollards are mounted in different ways, depending on the purpose they serve.

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How Pedestrian Bollards Protect Drivers and Pedestrians

Pedestrian bollards have been highly effective in curbing injuries and fatalities in America’s largest city.

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How Bollard Signs Help Your Patrons

Bollard signs benefit business patrons by guaranteeing access and ensuring that important notices are prominently displayed.

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The Importance of Properly Spacing Pedestrian Bollards

Properly spacing pedestrian bollards involves taking into account a number of factors, such as accessibility and security.

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Flexible Delineators or Safety Bollards: When to Use Each

Flexible delineators are similar in appearance to bollards.  But the intended functions of both devices are distinct from each other.

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