Finger guard for gate hinges are a simple safety device to protect the hinge sections of a swing gate. The EPDM rubber creates a barrier to prevent children or unsuspecting adults from placing their arms or fingers in dangerous areas.
If you can’t put you hand or arm in the hinge area it can’t be crushed or cut. Hinge protection is crucial to prevent accidents do not install a gate without concentric hinges or full height protection.
One of the most dangerous parts of a swinging gate is the hinge area, the changing gap sometimes created by old style hinges have harmed and even killed children.
Don’t leave this area of your gate unprotected.