Car Park Wheel Stops FAQs

When should a Wheel Stop be provided?

Wheel stops are recommended wherever there is a drop of 150mm to 600mm to a lower level. They are also recommended in front of barriers to prevent nuisance impacts.

What size options are available?

Safe Direction wheel stops are 1650mm long and 100mm high. The width at the base of the wheel stop is 160mm. These dimensions comply with the requirements of AS 2890.1.

How many anchor bolts does each Wheel Stop require?

Each wheel stop is anchored with three (3) anchors. When installed in concrete, M16x140mm through bolts are used. For installation in asphalt, M12x300mm spikes are recommended.

What is the weight of each Wheel Stop?

Each wheel stop is 18kg.

What is the finish of the Wheel Stop?

The wheel stops are manufactured from recycled tyre crumb rubber and are supplied with yellow reflective tape.