Sleeping Policeman speed bumps provide excellent benefits for your area the moment they are installed. Sleeping policeman can be installed quickly and easily and are available in many different formats, sizes and designs to help with speed issues of passing motorists. What’s more, our Pittman range of Sleeping Policeman speed bumps are highly durable and provide excellent use while they are installed.
What does a Sleeping Policeman do?
A sleeping policeman is essentially a speed bump or speed ramp. Once installed a speed ramp helps to reduce the speed of oncoming traffic where required – perfect for the likes of busy industrial estates, car parks, warehouses, schools and many more. Installing a sleeping policeman not only helps to slow down traffic it also helps to promote safe driving in busy environments, especially in the likes of industrial estates or schools where there is frequent pedestrian activity. One of our best-selling speed bump products is the Premium Speed Bump Kit 50mm – ideal for both car and HGV traffic these sleeping policeman ramps reduce car or truck speeds to as low as 10mph. These ramps come in 500mm sections which allow for quick installation where required. The kits will also include all fixings, dog bone connectors and even a drillbit for quick and easy installation.
How easy is it to install a sleeping policeman?
Sleeping policeman ramps can be installed quickly where needed. To install simply mark the holes for each piece including mid-sections and end-caps and drill down as required. Once ready you can then tighten each fixing into the hole. Repeat this process for the rest of the sections until complete, ensuring that you also include and dog bone connectors to keep the sections together if necessary or included with your sleeping policeman model.
It is also important to install correct signage if you are installing a sleeping policeman to alert nearby motorists that they are in place and to allow them enough time to slow down.