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  • Anti-Ligature

    Impact Absorption System (IAS): Patent pending damper system that glides the middle sheet of glass from open to close, smoothly and quietly allowing privacy or observation.

    The new VISTAMATIC® Anti-Ligature Vision Panel offers a combination of high integrity glazing whilst incorporating a stainless steel frame and anti-ligature device specifically designed for challenging Mental Healthcare environments. Engineered to comply with the Department of Health environmental design principles for adult medium secure units the Vistamatic® Anti-Ligature is offered with the unique Vistamatic® Lifetime Warranty*.

Manufactured from Marine grade 316 stainless steel, the Vistamatic® Anti-Ligature vision panel is designed to ensure safe and secure observation and is suitable for door thicknesses from 39mm to 60mm.

The Vistamatic® Anti-Ligature anti-ligature vision panel is available in two standard sizes 404mm x 404mm square and 800mm x 250mm oblong and can be specified as 30min Fire rated or standard non fire rated. Additionally the Vistamatic® Anti-Ligature is available as a bespoke product manufactured to your exact requirements.

All Vistamatic® Anti-Ligature panels incorporate the Vistamatic® Max cam offering an enlarged viewing aspect that more than doubles the vista of any standard panel through an enlarged multiple linear design whilst demonstrating the appearance of a venetian blind.

The viewing aspect on the Max is increased to more than 25mm providing a unique and exceptional vista improving the observation and monitoring benefits to service users. A standard linear option offering a 9mm viewing aspect is available on request.

Beautifully engineered utilising the Vistamatic® Integrated spindle / cam mechanism (PCT/GB2010/001871) the Vistamatic® Anti-Ligature like all Vistamatic® products carries our unique Lifetime Warranty*

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Benefits & Features

Installation Benefits

  • Bolt through system
  • Easy to fit & install
  • Manufactured with Stainless Steel frame
  • Manually operated

Maintenance-Free Benefits

  • Certifire approved
  • Bevelled edge return
  • Anti-ligature knob and collar
  • Tamper proof screws
  • No special cleaning needed
  • Manually-operated
  • Lifetime warranty – over 300,000 turn test
  • No external components or wires
  • Infection Control
  • Hermetically sealed

Design Benefits

  • Unique 25mm vision aspect
  • Bolt through system
  • Virtually silent from open to close
  • Aesthetically pleasing
  • Marine grade – 316 Stainless Steel

Bespoke Options for the Anti-Ligature Vision Panel

Glazing Options

  • Lead
  • Fire Rated
  • Bullet Resistant
  • Laminated
  • Toughened Glass
  • *Laser Polymer

For more detailed information please visit our Glass Integrity page.


  • Sandblast (as shown)
  • Vinyl (color options available)
  • Artwork (licensed or royalty-free)

For more detailed information please visit our Graphics and Colour Options page.


  • Standard of 404mm X 404mm
  • Standard of 800mm X 250mm
  • *non-standard sizes are available

*restrictions may apply