INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS FOR A SAFER FUTURE

ARMADILLO CRASH CUSHION - FOR MOTORCYCLISTS

The Armadillo Crash Cushion is a unique low-speed, urban environment solution with energy-absorbing properties to offer protection against road-side hazards, particularly to

motorcyclists.

The Armadillo acts as a regular Crash Cushion for road-side hazards but is covered in aluminium with rounded edges to provide protection to potential motorcyclists upon impact. It can also be coloured yellow to draw attention to it, so the hazard is avoided.

 

The Armadillo Crash Cushion is an ideal solution to protect road signs and other road-side hazards at junctions and turnings. Tested in accordance with the Standards EN 1317-3 up to 50 km/h.

Applications

The Armadillo Crash Cushion is for use on low-speed and local roads to protect road-side hazards from motorcycle and vehicle impacts.

Offers road-side hazard protection against road signs and junction turn offs in towns and city centres. 

Aluminium covered crash cushion to provide protection to potential motorcyclist impacts.

 

Available in yellow colour to highlight road-side hazard.

Benefits

  • Repairable system, minimal tools and equipment required

  • Quick installation 

  • Chamfered corners to prevent risk of harm to motorcyclists and pedestrians

  • Yellow covering option to stand out against road-side hazard

  • Market-leading short system lengths, when a smaller hazard needs protection 

  • Best in class D1.1 & Z1 performance

  • Various installation options for asphalt and concrete

Standards, Testing & Performance

The Armadillo Crash Cushion has been tested at different performance levels in accordance with:

  • EN 1317 Part 3

  • Permanent lateral displacement zone class D1.1

  • Vehicle exit box class Z1

  • Spanish standard UNE135900

Length range                      1,270 mm 

Width                                  700 mm 

Height                                 905 mm

Test Level                           EN1317-3

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