What are Tactile Studs?
Tactile Studs and Strips for Blind and Visually impared also known as Blind road markers and Tactile Paving are now increasingly being seen at public places all across Dubai,United Arab Emirates and the Middle East Gulf Countries in various Public areas and in Hospitals , Metros .These are used for Guidance for Visually impaired or Blind persons.
How to install Tactile studs?
Tactile Studs, are Pin type and Adhesive Type and depending upon the Project Requirements are used accordingly.The Pin types are usually constructed of 6mm pins and to fix these holes are drilled into finish floors and glued.Usually templates of 300 x 300 or 300 x 600 mm are used to create suitable layouts as per Project Plans and Tactile guidance layouts created accordingly with Studs at Corners , Junctions to indicate turns.
Blind road markers or Tactile studs are a practical and functional solution to help blind or visually impaired individuals to find their way safely. The blind textured pavements are given different patterns at the points where direction changes. Being linear on the straight and round at intersections, these markers let the intended users sense through feet where they should walk to. These striped areas are meant for intended users only and easily recognized by visually impaired or visually challenged people, making travelling safe and friendly for all.
Tactiles are available for fixing in two easy methods ie Adhesive that comes with a strong 3M glue strip.It is also available in the Pin type for exteriors with 6mm pins to be drilled and fixed and anchored in the holes with recommended glues/adhesives.
Warrior provides wherever possible local UAE installations or atleast fixing guidance via phone or eMail instructions as these are very easy to install.
Exclusive range of Tactile Paving Studs product line helps clients to make their roads, parking lots, driveways, platforms, stations and sideways fully secure for all, especially visually challenged individuals, in order to avoid accidents.
High Quality Tactile studs are made up of various Materials like PVC ,Vinyl , ABS and stainless steel, providing immense flexibility, durability and functionality to help targeted customers. Installation of Warrior’s products not only keep the pathways organized but also ensures that both motorized and foot traffic are safe from mishaps and accidents. All our safety products are continuous security proof and subject to updated safety regulations.
Surface mounted warning studs are made in accordance with ISO 23599/2012 norms in various colors.These are suitable (as a tactile orientation systems for blind and visually impaired people) for indoor and outdoor applications.
With a range of choices at Warrior, you can find the most applicable product for your requirements, like custom-made pavement markers, stencils, and reflective pavement markers that are ideal for showing the traffic lanes to motorist in dark. Also ask for our Tactile Pavers
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