Lockpickers in action - on behalf of ASSA ABLOY How burglar-proof is a lock or a locking cylinder really? In order to determine this, it is best to get expert advice. Like the so-called lockpickers, who have made it their hobby to "unlock" every lock. So it's a good thing that ASSA ABLOY in Berlin is practically employing its own lock picking department, the Research & Security Center (R&S), which tests the locking solutions thoroughly - even with unconventional methods and tools. Dr. Torsten Quast, head of R&S, explains more about the work of the unusual unit in our blog post.