Resources & FAQ's

Resources

Thanks to IDA’s Industry Members, these resources have been compiled for your use with links to safety videos, safety flyers, FAQs about products and safety, and other items that IDA Dealer Members can use to promote garage door safety. These materials can be used to promote your company as an expert in safety and build trust in your community.

 
Suggested uses include:
  • Link videos on your website and social media channels to reach customers and increase your views and visitors.
  • Use your garage door safety website page URL link in your emails and social media posts.
  • Consider running a safety check promotion during June to increase potential sales or repairs.
  • Post the content from your modified press release as content on your company’s garage door safety page and include the attached infographic.
Safety Resources from Supplier Members
 
Action Industries:
LED Illuminated Garage Door Safety Kits:
https://action-ind.com/product/led-illuminated-garage-door-safety-kits/
LED Truck Restraint Light Kits:
https://action-ind.com/product/led-truck-restraint-light-kits/
Safety Edge Kit, 14′:
https://action-ind.com/product/safety-edge-kit-14/
 
Amarr/Entrematic:
Garage Door Safety: https://www.amarr.com/residential/service_and_support/garage_door_safety/
 
ArmRLite:
Garage Door Safety Month Flyer
Social Media images for Garage Door Safety Month:
Safety Image 1
Safety Image 2
Safety Image 3
Safety Image 4

ASO Safety Solution:
Below is a mixture of videos on how the safety edges are assembled, installed, produced, tested and also how a process of a customized safety edge might look like.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lsY--w0RZC4&t=35s
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LLOa3EWgQRU
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7KMNJaiaa6E
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lsY--w0RZC4
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mmDHNgcB8H4
 
Canimex:
Safety products: https://www.groupecanimex.com/files/CANIMEX_TF-Brochure-Upselling_1.pdf
 
Clopay:
Garage Door Safety from Clopay:
https://vimeo.com/106430735
How to Manually Open Your Garage Door:
https://vimeo.com/106431621
Garage Door Safety Checklist:
https://www.clopaydoor.com/residential/buyingguide/garage-door-safety-checklist
 
Delden Manufacturing Co.:
Garage Door Safety Month- 7 Safety Tips for Your Garage Door:
https://www.deldenmfg.com/garage-blog/june-is-garage-door-safety-month-7-safety-tips-for-your-garage-door/
 
Door & Access Systems Manufacturers Association (DASMA):
Safety Tips for Garage Doors, Garage Door Openers, and Gate Openers: https://www.dasma.com/dasma-pages/DASMA-safety-tips.asp
Safety Guidelines for Garage Door Systems:
https://www.dasma.com/dasma-pages/DASMA-safety-guidelines.asp
Maintenance Guide for Garage Doors and Openers:
https://www.dasma.com/dasma-pages/DASMA-maintenance-guide.asp
Gate Systems Safety for Garage Doors and Openers:
https://www.dasma.com/dasma-pages/DASMA-gate-system-safety.asp
 
Garage Parts Plus, LLC:
5 Tips to Safely Care for Your Garage Door Extension Springs
Your Guide to Garage Door Security
How to Protect Your Home for Hurricane and Tornado Season
How to Safely Maintain Garage Door Torsion Springs in 5 Easy Steps
 
 
Genie Company:
Genie Safety Center: https://geniecompany.com/support_safety.aspx
 
heroal:
heroal Roller Shutter Systems Brochure
heroal Security Roller Shutter Systems Brochure
 
 
JCM TECHNOLOGIES SA:
Safety Videos for RADIOSENS: Wireless and without safety edges for roller shutters:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OK_rIcR0z6I&t=14s 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bqU8OON2XZA  
Safety Videos for RADIOBAND: Wireless and for resistive, optical and mechanical safety edges:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5n7lih3No-o&t=65s  
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TmQT2lAteT8&t=23s  
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X8EvRDy8HlQ  
 
Miller Edge:
Miller Edge offers a free online course on AECDaily on Entrapment Protection for Motorized Doors: https://www.aecdaily.com/sc.php?node_id=1644509&tabidx=education&company=Miller+Edge
This instructive video demonstrates how to test to assure proper operation of door and gate edge sensors. The battery-operated Miller Edge tester can be used to test monitored and non-monitored sensing edges: https://youtu.be/-9uMb_WStjg 
Miller Edge videos that outline how to properly measure sensing edges for doors:
https://youtu.be/2hW_02bEF5s
https://youtu.be/WPaeDld5lhw
 
Surewinder:
The Safest Way to Wind Springs:
https://www.surewinder.com/blog/2018/3/30/the-safest-way-to-wind-springs
Surewinder Operating Instructions:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g0LsQXFGNJ8&t=10s
BRUTEWINDER Demonstration:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y2ZXImTUjqk&t=30s
Surewinder FAQ:
https://www.surewinder.com/faq
 
Wayne Dalton:
Wayne Dalton tips for Garage Door Safety Month 2017: https://www.wayne-dalton.com/tips-for-garage-door-safety-month-2017
Wayne Dalton tips for Garage Door Safety Month 2016: https://www.wayne-dalton.com/garage-door-safety-month-june-2016