We have a wide range of barrier posts suitable for car parks and other areas where temporary barriers are useful.  The barrier posts below include sprung loaded, retractable, removable, drop-down and standard barrier posts.

MAJOR Retractable Post is a post which, like the MINDER, is ideal for areas that require temporary access from time to time.

Retractable parking post

Telescopic height barriers to safely indicate overhead cables, wires and any other hazards. Can be easily moved and offer a highly visible warning. Commonly called Goal Post systems and widely used across the country by local authorities and contractors. New this year the 100 kg Ballast system detailed below.

goalpost safety cable markers

Bollards designed specifically to meet the demands of the UK outdoors. Available in a selection of styles, sizes and shapes we have bollards to suit a multitude of applications including Stainless Steel, Timber, Galvanised and Cast Iron.

external angled top bollards

A range of water filled plastic road barriers designed to guide, warn and protect both the motorist and the staff and equipment on site. Suitable for roads and racing tracks and construction sites. The new BISON barrier can also be integrated with mesh and solid steel panels offering a variety of uses.


The Bull safety barriers are a heavy duty safety road barrier designed to protect pedestrians and property from the possible damage and injury caused by a collision. Simply and quickly installed by just two persons, the Bull barriers are lighter and stronger than the competition.

bull heavy duty barriers

This self assembly welding curtain kit comes packaged complete with everything you see below and can be erected within minutes. Full assembly instructions are of course supplied. We also have Spark prevention blankets for the protection of nearby equipment.

welding screen orange

The Concertina Expandable Barriers are perfect for providing security and safety for both public and private use. From construction sites, public areas and the leisure industries, for permanent fixtures and temporary solutions such as maintenance and cleaning operations. We have the widest range of expandable barriers in Steel, Plastic and Aluminium. (Prices at the bottom of this page.)

concertina diamond pattern barriers

Heavy duty protective barrier to protect personnel or equipment from damage by fork lifts or other dangers. Available in three lengths and with a corner bracket to cover most eventualities. Solid barriers offer confidence to staff and guests traversing areas where vehicles are in use. We have a choice of hoop and square section safety barriers.

Protective rail system

Designed and manufactured for pedestrian traffic and crowd control in various environments, whether at concerts, shows or on busy construction sites, these units provide a safe barrier between the public and the project.

pedestrian barrier close up

The flexible PVC crash door has been designed with reliability in mind. Used across a number of industries, the status as the leading supplier of flexible PVC in Europe is what makes these crash doors the best value flexible door on the market.

pvc crash doors 600px

This range of Deformable Posts is ideal for highway, verge and urban environments. These Posts are easy to deform and quick to rebound after being struck by a vehicle or being driven over. Testing shows that after one thousand impacts the post still returns to its original position offering significantly reduced maintenance costs for many traffic management applications. 

Heritage Banded deforming bollards

PVC curtains are ideal where factory and warehouse doors are left open during the day. In winter the PVC strips reduce energy costs and prevent heat loss whilst offering safety to staff as they can see any obstacles such as fork lift trucks.  In summer the PVC curtains help prevent the heat and offer UV protection. Internal PVC curtains for freezer compartments and specialist curtains for welding areas can also be provided using the specialist PVC strips below.

pvc curtain rolls

The Desktop Sneeze Screens (DSS) are deigned as a quick and temporary fix for office workers sat at their desks and at risk of contamination from fellow workers and from spreading airborne germs themselves. Manufactured from lightweight plastic sheet in two halves covering desks 1200 to 1800 mm wide.

Desktop sneeze shield operator view

Pyramid Water Filled Barriers are a unique new design from Elite and offer a way of providing a natural curving water-filled plastic traffic barrier, due to the clever joining mechanism shown below they can be turned up to 90 degrees.

pyramid water filled barriers top

The durable plastic moulded Edgeminder mini-bollard is primarily designed to protect grassed areas from illegal parking. Whilst maintaining style and a heritage appearance the Edgeminder is also impact resistant and has a contoured extended base for easy installation.

edgeminder bollards group

Modular internal and external industrial railing systems designed to guide personal and equipment along safe routes. We have several ranges with two in stainless steel suitable for public areas as well as protection in the factory.

ss urban railing system corner layout

Factory Guide Rails are a way of minimising the width of an aisle whilst giving forklift truck operators more confidence to move quickly between pallet racking or equipment. The guide rails, manufactured in the UK are substantial and easily installed as shown in the information below.

guide rails for warehouses


Ideal queue management systems offering an attractive seclusion / guidance zone either for busy venues where queues can be maximised in the available space or as a visual barrier to private areas.


rope barriers in chrome and gold

We have Flexible and Retractable Tape Barriers available in several types. Chrome posts, Anodised aluminium posts and High visibility for safety where designated areas can be cordoned off quickly. The tape barriers can be wall or floor mounted and new models include Magnetic brackets. Please view the full brochure available at the bottom of this page.

Hi Viz tape barriers

Welcome to our safety barriers online shop where a range of popular and competitively priced barriers, tapes and bollards can be found. Each of the products can be added to a quotation request should you be outside the standard England and Wales shipping area.

plastic folding barrier

Foam protective barriers offer an impact protection system to protect staff from corners and hard surfaces as well as protecting delicate equipment from damage by handling equipment. The edging is easily cut to size and applied and offers a lasting and highly visible protective barrier.

head impact protection

A range of UK manufactured security posts in standard, folding and telescopic models available at competitive prices and offering secured parking areas for commercial and private car parking spaces.


Various heavy duty safety barriers are available on this page including these tubular steel safety barriers which are ideal in warehouses or areas where staff are mixing with vehicles or forklift trucks.  Positioned correctly these safety barriers can protect valuable personnel and equipment from injury or expensive damage. High visibility yellow powder coated finish to help with easy identification. Available powder coated and galvanised.

traffic line protection guards

The Sentinel DDA bollard range offers a contemporary, versatile and multi-functional bollard that is suitable for a wide range of urban, retail and industrial locations. A range of complimentary Sentinel low-level sign-age is also available. Eco bollards are an environmental friendly bollard made using a combination of 50% chipped bottles and 50% regular polymer.

Sentinel Visibol bollards

Height restriction barriers are designed to prevent vehicles over 2050 mm from gaining access and this covers caravans and Heavy Goods Vehicles. The height barriers are useful in front of multi-storey car parks, underground parking areas and ferry ports where the early height indication stops problem later on.

double width fixed height barrier

We have a large range of site safety barriers with highly visible plastic bases that can be used on their own or with either mesh panels or hoarding panels offering site security for construction, aviation, lane marking, security and a wide range of other uses.

rb2000 site barriers on site

The Heras fences are very popular in the UK as perimeter fencing around construction sites and we now offer a water filled block that can be used for the Heras fences and a wide range of other fence panels.

rotoblock site safety barriers with mesh panels

The SlotBlock Barrier is a patent pending, site safety barrier exclusively designed and manufactured in the UK. The SlotBlock Barrier is the only water filled barrier designed to hold standard 3.5 m ‘Heras Style’ fencing panels to increase site safety, virtually eliminate trip hazards, and give added stability.

slotblock fencing bases

These elegant traditionally styled heritage bollards combine first rate functionality with a timeless and stylish appearance. They are part of a coordinated range of bollards, low level signage and litter bins all with the same Heritage name, with their appearance being enhanced by an optional gold band trim.

Heritage reflex bollards bending under impact

The Echo barrier offers three acoustic solutions for noisy sites whether its a construction site in the middle of London or a popular concert venue with nearby neighbours. The Echo barrier can help you either as a station like the image below surrounding the noise source or as flexible panels either draped over Heras fence panels or smaller sound barriers for noise pollution.

echo barrier cutting station

Hydraulic road block barriers are suitable for both manned and unmanned barriers and provide a formidable deterrent to unwanted visitors or intruders. Manufactured from a welded hollow steel section frame and durbar top plate, our Road Blockers and Rising Kerbs feature a hydraulic power pack and drive ram system to raise and lower the unit smoothly.

Hydraulic road block barriers UK

Also known as traffic calming our speed bump systems are suitable for Hazardous situations such as exits, bends, loading bays, pedestrian crossings, jschools, manufacturing sites, car parks in hospitals, Sporting venues and other locations.

speed reduction ramp top

Impact Protection Barriers and Buffers provide a cushion between people and barriers and stopping injuries from hard and sharp edges. Larger impact protection systems offer the ability to stop damage to walls and columns in car parks and corridors where trolleys are often used.

impact protection edging buffers

Stainless steel bollards offer a long term corrosion resistant barrier that is both easy to see and remains attractive over the years. We have round and mitre top stainless steel bollards. Available in different diameters and steel thicknesses. Please see the specifications at the bottom of this article.


Lift Out Barrier System with easily removed rails allowing easy access to machinery or areas where extra safety precautions are required. Manufactured in the UK out of 80 mm heavy duty square tubular steel for the upright posts and 100 x 50 mm box section for the rails. Heights 500 and 1100 mm.

SBLR04 lift out barrier rail system

Sterling and Monarch bollards offer the combination of styling and versatility is what makes the Sterling and Monarch bollard ranges two of the most popular choices for many high street retailers and establishments across the UK.


We have two types of manual road access barriers on this page with the popular lift and swing gate models. Both offer various advantages where there are no electrical feeds and can be secured when not in use.

manual lift barriers

Protect personnel, property and machinery with TRAFFIC-LINE Protection Guards.

TUV safety barriers

Modular safety barriers easily erected to provide protected areas that are ideal for keeping drums and other equipment segregated.

Modular Barrier System

Designed specifically to replace traditional steel roadside bollards, the new Woburn and Regency plastic bollard ranges are a perfect enhancement to a number of different urban and heritage environments in either decorative or highways applications. Unlike steel bollards, the Woburn and Regency ranges will not rust and require no routine maintenance or painting.

Woburn 150 plastic bollards in grass

The night owl self righting bollard can be illuminated for night time use and offers a flexible solution for road sign-age with the current UK legislation notes below. New one piece bounce back bollard introduced in 2016 and detailed at the bottom of this article.


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Please contact us if you have any questions such as price or lead times. Merlin Industrial Products Ltd Unit A43 Kingsley Close, Lee Mill Industrial Estate Ivybridge Devon PL21 9LL United Kingdom Call: 01752 690622 Fax: 01752 313333
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