Stop theft of bicycles with Bike Lockers

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Bike theft is unfortunately common. According to The Office for National Statistics, there was an average of 800 bike thefts a day in 2017. That equates to 290,000 in a year, and they are only the reported crimes.

The actual figure will be a lot higher, and it shows the need for bike security. It has been advised that you use two D-locks, one for the rear wheel and frame and another for the front wheel. For a cyclist, however, that is not only inconvenient but also very heavy to carry.

How thieves steal

Chain locks can easily be cut and aren’t advised. D-locks are a better option, but they need to ideally be locked to something sturdy with very little room left for the large bolt cutters required. You want to make theft as hard as possible.

The solution

Having bike lockers is ideal for any large organization. Whether it’s for a school, office or any other business, they are a great solution. With one secure lock on the door, cyclists will be able to lock up their bikes knowing they’ll be safe.

This will encourage bike safety, promote your business, make a school more attractive, and cut down on car parking needs. It’s a simple solution but will cut down on bike theft and make it a lot safer for everyone.

Individual storage

Using security fencing for a large number of bikes can be ineffective. Walls can be breached, and users will have to lock up their bikes with D-locks. Having individual bike storage adds a lot more security which will deter potential thieves from even trying.

Cyclists know they don’t have to take extreme measures such as carrying numerous locks, removing the saddle or the wheels. Our lockers also have tamper-resistant fixtures to ensure that the only way to get to a bike is with the key.

Improve your safety

At Zaun, we are the experts in all forms of high-security fencing. Cycling is becoming increasingly popular, and the security demands have never been greater. If you think you could benefit from high-security bike lockers, contact us today, and we’ll be more than happy to help.

About Zaun

Zaun Limited is the sole remaining manufacturer of welded and woven mesh fencing systems that manufactures the entire system in the UK.  Zaun makes the mesh, fencing panels, posts, clamp bars and fixings at its state-of-the-art five-acre production facility in Wolverhampton in the West Midlands.  Products have been tested and approved by testing organisations including CPNI, LPCB and Secured by Design.

Zaun works very closely with all stakeholders within the business including employees, local, national and international suppliers and a long-established customer base of fencing contractors to design, manufacture and supply high-quality fencing systems, increasingly often providing expertise in integrating PIDs and other systems into holistic security solutions.

Zaun was founded in 1996 and remains a private company solely owned by co-founder Alastair Henman with a regional office in Dubai. They are certified to the ISO 9001 quality standard. It is also a member of the Perimeter Security Suppliers’ Association (PSSA), of which Alastair Henman is a director.

Zaun is a proud British manufacturer and founder member of the Made in Britain campaign, a key player in the UK fencing market and one of the fastest-growing companies in an increasingly competitive industry.

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