Anti-Ligature Door Handles: At the Forefront of Safety

Welcome to Safehinge Primera, your trusted partner in creating safe environments within mental health facilities, reducing ligature points and risk. We understand the meaning of anti-ligature in mental health and the critical role that door handles play in maintaining the safety of service users.

Our anti-ligature door handles are designed to prevent self-harm or harm to others, ensuring a secure and supportive environment.


Why Choose Our Anti-Ligature Door Pull Handles?

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At Safehinge Primera, safety is our top priority. We meticulously design our anti-ligature doors and handles to eliminate ligature risks. We understand the significance of creating an environment where individuals feel safe and supported.

Our handles feature a smooth and ligature-resistant design, ensuring no sharp edges or protrusions could be misused.



We believe in providing door handles that prioritise both safety and accessibility. Our handles are designed with comfortable grips and ergonomic shapes, allowing for ease of use by individuals of all abilities. 

We understand the importance of inclusivity and strive to create a safe and accommodating environment for everyone.

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Our anti-ligature door handles are built to withstand the demands of mental health facilities. Crafted from high-quality materials, such as stainless steel or reinforced plastic, they are robust and resistant to abuse. 

Our handles undergo rigorous testing to ensure their reliability, giving you peace of mind that they will perform optimally day after day.

Versatile Designs - Our Range of Door Handles

We recognise that each mental health environment has unique requirements. That's why we offer a range of anti-ligature door handles to suit different settings. 

Whether you need a door pull handles or lever handles, our diverse product lineup can work to serve your needs. We believe in providing solutions that meet your needs, seamlessly combining safety and aesthetics.


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Suregrip handle (732)

Our innovative and award-winning anti-ligature door handle is the result of collaboration with mental health experts. This meticulously crafted handle boasts an asymmetrical design, optimises grip strength, and incorporates an ingenious invisible backplate.

Seamlessly integrated into any architectural setting, it ensures safety and promotes a visually harmonious environment, effectively helping to prevent self-harm incidents.

Read about Suregrip Design Process

Our Products are Independently Tested

Our commitment to safety is reinforced through independent testing.

The Door & Hardware Federation, in collaboration with the Guild of Architectural Ironmongers, developed specification TS001 to assess ligature risk. We subject all handles to this rigorous testing, ensuring they meet the highest standards.

For instance, our Grab, Pinch Grip, and Turn/Pull handles designed for higher-risk environments achieved A4 status, while our Oryx handles offer enhanced accessibility, achieving B4 status.

For your peace of mind, our handles are laser-cut to minimise the potential for self-harm or injury to staff, making them robust and reliable for everyday use in demanding environments.

Are you interested in our independent testing methods?




Passed multi-directional ligature tests.



Passed vertical (downwards) ligature tests.

Suitable for use in lower risk environments.



At Safehinge Primera, we believe in providing detailed product information, ensuring you can make informed decisions.

Don't settle for anything less than the best regarding door safety in mental health facilities. Upgrade to our anti-ligature door handles and create a safer environment for service users and staff. Our reliable solutions and genuine care for safety in your facility will help you achieve the highest security standards.

Contact us today to learn more about our range of anti-ligature door handles, including our Primera line. Let us assist you in choosing the perfect handles to meet your facility's needs.

We can prioritise safety and well-being in every aspect of your mental health facility.