The world can be a noisy place. Sometimes the technologies users trust to keep the peace, end up making the problem worse. No building can do without doors, but automated settings for secure or fire-regulated closing are often so strong that it causes the door to slam into its frame. Such regular loud noise impacts the well-being, concentration, rest patterns, and more of every building user.
ASSA ABLOY has developed a solution to combat this: Door closers with Close-Motion® technology. They shut single- or double-leaf doors tight, almost inaudibly, ensuring a quieter, secure environment for everyone.
The negative impact of noise
Noise is an often-underestimated stress factor. Noise protection solutions can improve the quality of life in the short and long term. The German Acoustical Society (DEGA) regularly examines its negative consequences during their annual International Noise Awareness Day.
Even low noise levels can put the human body under stress. For exampl…