Usability and Safety Goes Hand in Hand

Thinking about security as merely the installation of locks is to limit its potential power on the quality of life.

Visionary user experience (UX) designers have made an immense effort in bringing forward access solutions as a much bolder and engaging innovation that addresses the new regime of consumer needs.

Door solutions and technology of this century has grown smarter and nurtured a security mindset in everyone, which in turn makes a seamless access experience a necessity than a nicety.

Research efforts

By surveying how service providers, installers, and homeowners interact with products, ASSA ABLOY’s research team unlocks insights into product users, their perspectives, and actions in order for UX designers to develop new products and improve existing ones to streamline work practices and sparks joy in life.

To top it off, the Shared Technologies division is dedicated to enhancing energy efficiencies, wireless connectivity, system integration and identification tech in all of the security giant’s security designs.

Every millisecond counts

On the consumer level, Yale’s revolutionary YMI70 has raised the bar for Smart Door Locks. Combining the activation and fingerprint scanning functions to cut down the process of unlocking to under 0.4 seconds, this push-pull lock also enables access with PIN codes, registered mobile devices via Bluetooth, RF cards, and mechanical keys. Advanced features aside, the spray paint, as an alternative of electroplating, makes it an environmental champion.

Go for an exceptional spin

ASSA ABLOY knows that from functionality to materiality and finishes, every detail contributes to the overall UX, that is why they lead the way in entrance systems for businesses. Produced with energy sustainability and friendly access control goals in mind, its revolving door ranges offer a broad spectrum of pioneering solutions to suit different pedestrian traffic, design languages, and façade sizes.

Share space but not valuables

There are convenient ways to secure goods and confidential documents in a busy public environment without using keys or wiring. Easy to install and retrofit, Code Handle® is ideal for retail shops, clinics, archives, and shared workspaces, allowing only authorized individuals to access certain areas with an electronic PIN code. Simply press the code on the handle’s keypad to unlock. The door automatically locks behind you.