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Testing burglar resistance: The EN 1143-1 test in detail

The very best security safes are independently tested by organizations such as ESSA/ECB-S to determine the amount of burglar resistance they provide. To ensure fair play, tests are carried out according to international standards such as the European EN 1143-1 Eurograde system. But how exactly do these tests measure burglar resistance? The EN 1143-1 burglar [...]

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Independent safe testing and certification has become increasingly important as manufacturers compete to drive costs down and produce better value security safes. One way of ensuring a safe has been tested to the highest standards is to check for an ECB-S certificate issued by ESSA.

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