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Ontario Bollards’ Safety Month Spotlight: MPM Polymer Barriers

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This past June was the 25th anniversary of National Safety Month founded in 1996 by the United States National Safety Council (NSC). The purpose of National Safety Month is to prevent injuries and deaths and creating a safe workplace. Workplace accidents have continued to climb with the United States seeing its highest number of serious […]

A New/Old Approach in Preventing Vehicle Theft

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Summer in Canada brings longer days and warmer temperatures, it also brings with it an unwanted side-effect: record-high rates of vehicle theft. Reaching epidemic proportions in Canada with theft rates in Toronto nearly doubling since 2015, a vehicle is now stolen every six minutes according to the Insurance Bureau of Canada. The Toronto Police Department […]

Expert Bollard Installation from Ontario Bollards

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Today, bollards are a true necessity for most locales. Walkways can benefit from the security a bollard provides, as can storefronts, parking lots, and government buildings. With an abundance of applications for bollards, there are more bollard manufacturers and installers than ever. Not all bollard manufacturing and installation companies are created equal. Only the best […]

MPM Dock Gate

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MPM dock gates are a flexible and durable solution to secure your loading dock. As a top plastic extrusion producer, MPM has develop and manufactured this innovative safety product using a patented material that offers significant advantages over other dock gate materials. Incorporating MPM dock gates to secure the loading docks in your facility helps […]

MPM Dock Gates and Safety Guardrails from Ontario Bollards

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Since 1985, MPM has offered innovative protective products to a broad spectrum of businesses across countless industries. The firm’s eagerness to implement and master emerging technologies as well as their dedication to quality craftsmanship has cemented them as one of the world’s leading plastic extrusion producers, and Ontario Bollards is proud to be Canada’s sole […]

Stainless Steel Bollards

Why Use Stainless Steel for Bollards?

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At Ontario Bollards, we specialize in the supply, service, and installation of asset protection equipment and systems. One of our core product offerings is bollards, which come in a wide range of variations to suit different functional and decorative applications. Below, we highlight stainless steel bollards. What Is Stainless Steel? Stainless steel is a type […]

Steel Guard Rails vs. MPM Plastic Guard Rails

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Guard rails are essential elements in any industrial and commercial facility. By protecting people, products, and plant equipment from accidental collision damage, they can save the facility significant amounts of money throughout the year. However, their effectiveness depends on their design. Different styles, sizes, and materials are appropriate for different environments and applications. Below, we […]

K-Rated Bollards: What you need to know

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K-Rated Bollards: What you need to know Major metropolitan areas, regardless of where you are in the world, all share some commonalities. Droves of people, for one, are a big-city mainstay, as are newspaper and street food carts. While you may notice the crowds, and the vendors, there’s another city-fixture that may go undetected: the […]

MPM Polymer Guardrails and Safety Gates

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MPM? It’s the name of a dynamic, enterprising Italian company that designs and manufactures a remarkable range of flexible industrial safety barriers that make work environments safe wherever there are vehicles, goods, people—and the occasional rhinoceros. Ontario Bollards is proud to have obtained the exclusive distribution rights in Canada to patented MPM products! MPM plastic […]

Removable vs. Retractable Bollards

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Bollards are sturdy vertical poles that act as a protective barrier against vehicles. They can protect opposing traffic patterns from accidents, buildings from out of control drivers, or pedestrians from automobile traffic. While some bollards are permanent, many applications require removable or retractable bollards for more versatility. Which Solution Should You Choose?   Removable bollards […]