Some schools in the United States have been reported to have abolished the use of lockers. Security concerns are cited as the reason for this, with the concern being that lockers may be used to store contraband items such as weapons or drugs or pornographic material. There has been some controversy over in what circumstances school authorities or law-enforcement officials are permitted to search lockers, with or without informing the users, or with or without the users being present at the time of the search, and it has been considered a civil liberties issue, particularly in the U.S.
The Defiant II Single Point Latch option for Invincible II 1, 2 & 3 tier lockers offers excellent security and the low maintenance inherent in a door with no moving parts. It is available with diamond shaped perforations or as a solid door. Each has a patented deep drawn stainless steel pocket handle with an integral door pull. All Defiant doors have continuous hinges.
Lyon makes metal lockers of prime, high grade class 1 mild annealed, cold-rolled steel. Door frame corners are lapped and welded of 16 gauge steel to form a strong, rigid assembly. Furthermore Lyon fits all steel locker doors on these American school lockers for sale with nylon lockbar guides. This reduces clanging as well as provides a smoother, quieter operation.
Used lockers are typically small storage compartments that vary in size and shape, and usually has the option of locking shut. They are useful in schools and locker rooms to anywhere where secure storage is desired. There are many different styles, including box lockers, half door, full door, and triple tear. There are also specialty lockers like garment and two person lockers with hat shelves.