LST Radiator And Radiator Cover News

15 Oct 2019

Coloured Radiators For Autism Education

Our anti-ligature radiators have numerous safety benefits, which make them an excellent choice for your autism unit. If you’d like to read more on these safety benefits, we have a range of article for you to read: Why Are Anti-Ligature [...]

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9 Oct 2019

Do You Need Anti-Ligature Radiators For Your Mainstream School?

The simple answer to this question is… no. You’re not required by law to install anti-ligature radiators in your mainstream educational setting. Regulations actually state that radiators must not exceed 43°C, as anything more is seen as a [...]

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8 Oct 2019

Why Are Anti-Ligature Radiators Suited For Autism Education?

Here at Contour, we’ve been lucky enough to supply our anti-ligature radiators and anti-ligature radiator covers to a range of specialist autism schools around the UK. Part of our role is to understand the customer’s needs, and never has [...]

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3 Oct 2019

Why Do You Need LST Radiators In Your Classroom?

Low Surface Temperature Radiators (LST) are used in situations where a low surface temperature is required for safety purposes. NHS Estates Health Guidance Notes advise that radiators do not exceed 43°C, as anything higher may cause [...]

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1 Oct 2019

5 Reasons Why You Should Choose Anti-Ligature Radiators For Your SEN School

Central to the core aims of any SEN setting is the need to provide exceptional education and care to its pupils. In the interest of inclusivity, SEN schools work hard to teach children with varying levels of need-the skills that enable [...]

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27 Sep 2019

Top 5 Tips On Improving Your School’s Heating Efficiency

The nights are drawing in. The weather’s getting colder. Summer seems like a distant memory. When schools begin their term after the summer holidays, preparations already begin for the event of the year: Christmas. Playtimes are no longer [...]

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26 Sep 2019

Keeping Heating Safe For Schools

More and more educational authorities are now giving schools the responsibility of controlling their own budgets, including energy costs. As a result, Headteachers, senior staff members and Caretakers all play their part in their own [...]

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13 Sep 2019

Your Essential Guide To Anti-Ligature

When planning the construction or refurbishment of a space within a mental health environment-or anywhere that occupies vulnerable individuals, it is essential that measures are put in place within the design process to reduce ligature [...]

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3 Sep 2019

5 Ligature Statistics That May Surprise You

The growing concern around suicide in mental health settings has prompted clinicians, estates professionals and specifiers to assess ligature risks. This has resulted in the production of anti-ligature products in rooms that are occupied [...]

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30 Aug 2019

5 Hidden Dangers To Prove Why Anti-Ligature Products Are Essential

If you’ve read any of our recent blogs, you’ll be aware of the alarming statistics involving suicide in mental health settings, and how many of these suicides can be attributed to hanging. It’s a sad fact that those receiving psychiatric [...]

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