ATM LIGHT LAWS STATE THAT:
There must be lights at the ATM, so no shadows are cast within 50 feet of it. This not only helps the customer stay alert, but it also makes the ATM easier to see. These lighting requirements are also applicable to drive-up ATMs. Read more: ATM Lighting Laws | eHow.com
Parabit recognizes that proper lighting is a core security measure at any unattended self-service environment. Our light monitor detects low or no light conditions at Lobby, Drive-Up, and Walk-Up ATM's as well as night drop installations.
The Light Sensor interfaces to any alarm panel and if the lighting falls below the pre-programmed setting of foot candle illumination, the light monitor sends a warning to the monitoring station alerting you of the poor light condition.