Kingsway Group are a member of the BM Trada ‘Q’ Mark third party fire door certification scheme which provides fully certificated complete doorsets to BS 476 part 22 fire resistance. The fire rating of the whole doorset assembly is critically important and due to all components used in the Kingsway Group doorsets being from the global assessment data a full fire certificate can be issued for compliance.
To downloaded the BM Trada ‘Q’ Mark Scheme Certificate please visit our resources page.
The UK Door & Hardware Federation produces the TS001:2013 Enhanced Requirements & Test Methods for Anti-Ligature Hardware. Kingsway Group have tested the hardware components to this rigorous testing progress achieving Grade 4 which uses a 0.5mm wire to attempt ligature attachment.
To download the DHF (UK) Technical Specification please visit our resources page.
Exova Warringtonfire are global fire testing and consultancy experts who are used to conduct many official physical tests on the Kingsway Group products and assemblies to the following certifications:
• BS-EN1634 - Fire Resistance Testing
• BS-476 part 22 - Fire Resistance Testing
• BS-EN1634-3:2004 - Smoke Leakage Testing
• UL1784 - Smoke Leakage Testing
• EN947 - Resistance to vertical load test
• EN948 - Resistance to torsion test
• BS-EN 949 - Resistance to soft and heavy body test
• BS-EN 950 - Resistance to hard body test
• BS-EN 1191 Repeated opening and closing forces
Link to: https://www.exova.com/
The Facilities Guideline Institute is an USA based independent, not-for-profit organization dedicated to developing guidance for the planning, design, and construction of hospitals, outpatient facilities, and residential health, care, and support facilities. Kingsway Group, Inc. have worked with the committee to submit products for successful inclusion in this prestigious publication which is adopted by many health systems in North America to ensure design best practice and the use of fit-for-purpose products.
To download the latest Behavioral Health Design Guide please visit our resources page.
Interuniversity Institute for Silicates, soils and Materials Test and Research laboratory in Belgium is a member of EMRA who are recognized through its members with expertise in CEN, ISO and AFNOT technical committees. INISMa conducted the EN356 attack resistance testing to the Trident glass range which is used in the Duralux, Visilux and Pyrolux vision panel ranges.
To download Trident glass EN-356 attack resistance test certificate please visit our resources page.
Kingsway Group, Inc., is a member of The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is a global non-profit organization, established in 1896, devoted to eliminating death, injury, property and economic loss due to fire, electrical and related hazards. The NFPA produces the code standards such as NFPA 80 and NFPA 105 from which organizations such as UL derive their testing standards such as UL10C and UL1784. Kingsway Group, Inc. recognizes the critical importance of code compliance and strives to ensure all its products have the required certifications to enable them to be used in the most demanding situations.
To download our NFPA certificate please visit our resources page.
The Office of Mental Health New York State operate a comprehensive product approval guide, the purpose of these guidelines is to provide a selection of materials, fixtures, and hardware that the OMH NYS has reviewed and supports for use within inpatient psychiatric units to further the agency’s goal of reducing the risk of harm to individuals in inpatient settings.
This involves stringent testing of submitted components for their suitability for use in behavioral healthcare environments. This testing is conducted by Architecture +, NY who publish the guide bi-annually and contains many successfully tested Kingsway Group products.
To download the OMH Patient Safety Standards please visit our resources page or click here.
ISO 9001 is the internationally recognized Quality Management System (QMS) standard that is used by Kingsway Group to ensure that the systems and processes are of a consistent high quality with a reporting system to ensure any non-conformances are reported and fixed to give our clients excellent levels of service.