Calematic Wheel Locks

Here at Bolton Gate Services, we’re always on hand to provide effective solutions when you need them most. If your calematic wheel locks need fixing or servicing, you can call on us 24-hours a day, 365 days of the year. And, if your existing wheel locks are beyond repair or you don’t have any; we can supply and install them for you.

There’s no denying that calematic wheel locks are a vital feature to have. In short, these wheel locks keep vehicles docked with your warehouse secure and prevent any unnecessary damage, injuries, or worse. And their maintenance keeps you compliant with the 1992 Workplace Regulations – Maintenance of Equipment, Devices and Systems as well as your insurance provider.

Further details can be found below, but if you require assistance, pick up the phone and call us today on 08009178583.

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    Calematic Wheel Locks
    Maintenance, Repairs and Installation

    Any warehouse should be equipped with calematic wheel locks as they play a crucial role in keeping everyone safe. When vehicles back up to a service entrance, the locks provide a secure base for the vehicle’s rear wheels. Once a vehicle is parked up, with one touch of a button, the wheel locks will raise and clamp around the wheels. This prevents the vehicle from shifting forward suddenly, which could result in a person or forklift falling through the gap between the vehicle and the loading bay.

    Once unloading/ loading is completed, and the ramp has been retracted, the button is pressed once more, and the chocks are lowered, releasing the vehicle in the process. If, however, one or more of the wheel locks are damaged or worn, they may not engage correctly or fail to release. Either scenario can be avoided thanks to our comprehensive maintenance and repair service.

    It’s a legal requirement to have your calematic wheel locks regularly serviced. Bolton Gate Services has many affordable service packages available, so don’t hesitate to get in touch for a free quote.

    Our Bespoke Servicing Plans

    Broken drive chain?
    Manually operated spring failure?
    A full-on crash?

    To request that one of our servicing plans be implemented, call us for a FREE initial inspection. Based on the usage of the locks, UK regulatory requirements, and the manufacturer’s recommendations, we’ll suggest several visits per annum. Every servicing will be carried out by one of our skilled engineers and all work completed will be logged in a Yellow Door Wallet. The Yellow Door Wallet can be presented to your insurance provider to demonstrate compliance with your policy. Among the checks carried out are:

    • Force Tests
    • Minor Adjustments
    • Upgrades
    • Part Replacements
    • Spot Repairs

    You’ll always receive sound, professional advice and with our help, avoid any problems that may prove costly to put right later.

    24-Hour Emergency Repairs

    If your wheel locks have ceased functioning or aren’t working correctly, call Bolton Gate Services any time, and we’ll respond in just four hours. Upon arrival, we’ll inspect the wheel locks, determine the cause of the fault and the required solution, and present you with a no-obligation quote. Thanks to our mobile workshop vans, our engineers possess the necessary equipment and trade-critical parts to effect first-time repairs in most cases.

    However, if the locks are found to be beyond repair or no longer cost-effective to put right, we can supply and install like-for-like replacements. Want to find out more? Then get in touch with Bolton Gate Services today.

    If you ever have a question, just ask as we’re always happy to help. To find out more about our company and services, call us on
    08082 397 148.

    Why Should you Choose Bolton Gate Services?

    Are you dealing with a serious calematic wheel lock emergency?

    At Bolton Gate Services, we take immense pride in our status as the top UK door, gate, and shutter specialist. Specialising in entrances of all shapes and sizes, we provide a range of solutions that are effective, affordable, and bespoke. If you’re encountering an issue with your calematic wheel locks, know that we possess the skills and expertise to put everything right. And thanks to our 24/7 nationwide coverage, we’re only ever just a phone call away, no matter where you’re located. Our team carry out all the work themselves, and as they are all fully qualified and certified, you can be assured that you’re in safe and capable hands.

    Call Bolton Gate Services on 08009178583 to arrange a free site survey and estimation, today.