Security specialist ABUS UK has become the latest member of the Door & Hardware Federation (DHF). As an established manufacturer of quality locks, cylinders, padlocks, access control equipment and security systems, ABUS is joining the DHF as part of its commitment to best practice and to contribute to standards in the trade going forward.
ABUS is a global manufacturer of high quality, innovative security, access and safety solutions with nearly 100 years’ history of innovation. ABUS UK is part of a worldwide group of companies that supplies and distributes a huge range of both electronic and mechanical security products and systems for home, mobile security, and commercial security.
“We are very much looking forward to working with the DHF and other members, getting involved working on standards, and contributing on the issues of the day”, says Peter Romanov, ABUS UK MD. “Specifiers and end users as well as domestic customers increasingly want the reassurance of quality, safety and compliance with legislation when choosing products. Membership of a progressive trade association such as DHF allows us to demonstrate exactly that to our customers, and to benefit from the organisation’s industry-leading expertise in technical, legislative, and commercial issues.”
Head of Commercial Operations for DHF, Patricia Sowsbery-Stevens commented, “We are pleased to have ABUS UK join DHF and look forward to them contributing to driving safety and standards, now and in years to come.”
DHF is a not-for-profit trade association for companies associated with building hardware and door industries originally formed in 1897. It has over 500 members and is the ‘go to’ place for technical advice and training providing provide members with support, technical expertise, information, knowledge, advice, and practical help. DHF represents members on BSI standards and other committees, and liaising with compliance authorities across the UK and Europe.