Barrier arms (or safety arms) provide protection from falling to the user of a Platform Stairlift. They fold vertically upwards to allow the user on and off of the lift and fold horizontally to 90° during travel and then fold vertically downwards when the lift is folded away.
Author: Nick Dade. Sales Director (Level Access Lifts Ltd). Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed within this Education Centre are solely those of the original author/s. These views and opinions do not necessarily represent those of any given lift manufacturer or lift industry association.