Let Our Experts Help You Stay Safe!

ECEX_Blogpost_Heights_imageThe law demands that contractors and employers must manage any danger while working at height or on fragile surfaces, ensuring the necessary safety precautions are undertaken and staff are appropriately trained and briefed.

When working on roofs, for example, precautions need to be in place, with a ‘method statement’ being implemented to help manage works and communicate the precautions to those involved.

Key issues for all work at height are:

Everyone involved needs to be fully briefed on:

Where safe access is concerned, careful planning is required, making sure the following are in place as necessary:

Roof edges and openings must be addressed, too, for example:

Finally, fragile roof services could require a combination of stagings, guard rails, fall restraint, fall arrest and safety nets.

If you need expert advice on working at height and access safety, then call our team of skilled metalwork fabricators, who can survey and design bespoke metalwork solutions whatever the application.

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