LST Radiator And Radiator Cover News

17 Jan 2020

Radiators For Prisons: The Design Considerations

Image source Prisons in England and Wales have received an unprecedented number of deaths through suicide over the last two years, prompting architects and designers to consider the custodial and detention equipment they specify.

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17 Jan 2020

Anti-Ligature Radiators and Guards For ‘Safer Cells’

Suicide has always been an issue in UK prisons. Year upon year, death figures fluctuate, but a recent report by The Guardian pointed out official figures, stating that suicides increased by 23% last year. In an attempt to combat this, a [...]

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10 Jan 2020

Improve Prison Behaviour With Anti-Ligature Radiators & Guards

Image Source In order to become places of reform, prisons must address the behaviours that are causing widespread strain on the correctional system in the UK today. The smuggling of contraband, for example, accounted for more than 35 [...]

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16 Dec 2019

Contour’s 2019 Blog Highlights

To support you with the design and specification process of the projects you’re working on, Contour aims to provide an information-rich environment to help you specify appropriately. Part of this process involves the regular production of [...]

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31 Oct 2019

Safer Heating In All Educational Environments

With the cold weather approaching, schools are naturally going to be looking at the efficiency of their heating. Whether it’s reducing cost, improving the quality of existing radiators or delivering a safer solution, we’ll aim to cover [...]

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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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31 Aug 2018

What Size Radiator Cover Do I Need?

The installation of a radiator cover is a huge benefit to any environment in terms of health and safety for anti-ligature or LST purposes. But how to do you know which size cover to order? Read on to find out the best way to establish what [...]

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9 Aug 2018

Are Radiator Covers Safe?

Contour radiator covers don’t create any risks.  In fact, they are designed to eliminate the risks of regular radiators. Our LST and anti-ligature radiator covers are intended to improve safety. Whether it’s high-temperature risks or [...]

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18 Jul 2018

Anti-ligature Radiators For Special Educational Needs Schools

When it comes to providing radiators and radiator covers for Special Educational Needs schools, catering to students’ safety requirements is our first priority.  We recognise that SEN schools are environments in which health and wellbeing [...]

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12 Jul 2018

8 Reasons Why Radiator Covers Are A Good Idea

Deciding whether to invest in radiator covers? Contour radiator covers are designed, manufactured and installed as retrofit solutions for encasing and protecting radiators when a complete new system is not required. Here are our top eight [...]

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