Height > Guardrails

RISsafety inspections and certifications

11 August, 2016

RISsafety trained inspectors provide on-site inspection and certification of height safety, height access and confined space systems to ensure businesses meet the requirements of Australian standards and legislation.


Falls victim issues safety warning: plan the job

29 April, 2016

"I often used to think safety got in the way." That was before Edward Newton fell from a two-storey building.


Worker seriously injured in fall from dump truck

21 April, 2016

The Mine Safety Investigation Unit is investigating a recent incident involving a worker suffering head injuries after falling from a dump truck at a mine site in NSW.


Stop the drops

18 June, 2015 by Michael Biddle*, Managing Director, Australia & New Zealand, Capital Safety and Chair, Working at Height Association of Australia

Working at height continues to represent a major safety management challenge for most workplace health and safety professionals; however, increasingly it is not just 'people falls' that are an issue.


Superior Edge safety handrail range

22 October, 2014

The Edge safety handrail range from Superior is designed to protect workers and the public from ledges, holes, traffic, heights and other hazards.


Thinking outside the box for facility maintenance safety

29 January, 2014

How do you provide and install user-friendly roof access systems that not only adapt to existing equipment but can also match a uniquely curved roof profile? The guardrail solution recently installed at a busy suburban shopping centre in Victoria required innovative thinking, products and design.


Pro 3 Products Dropped Object Prevention System

06 January, 2014

Pro 3 Products' patented Dropped Object Prevention System can be quickly and safely retrofitted to existing handrails, stairs and platforms, providing a permanent life-saving solution against the risk of drops injuries and falls from height for employees and contractors.


Pro 3 Products Dropped Object Prevention System

29 July, 2013

The Pro 3 Products Dropped Object Prevention System is designed to protect employees from injuries caused by dropped or falling objects in the workplace.


MKI Acrosafe Podium Guardrail

25 March, 2013

The MKI Acrosafe Podium provides a safe platform when working near a live edge. It is suitable for platform heights of 670 and 960 cm and 1.2 m and features guardrail frames fitted at the stair end which can be used as a handrail and act as fall protection when on the stairs.


Sayfa Katt Modular Rung Ladders

29 January, 2013

Sayfa’s Katt Modular Rung Ladders provide a rapid, cost-effective access solution to elevated areas such as roof tops, ceiling spaces and maintenance platforms.


Handrails and guardrails ensure safety for Australian miners

26 November, 2012

Moddex Systems has provided handrails and guardrails to Australian mining companies to ensure the safety of hundreds of site workers and guarantee operational productivity.


Access Technologies Cable Gate remotely operated barrier

30 March, 2012

Forklift accidents are an ever-present risk where workers, pedestrians or unauthorised vehicles unwittingly cross into loading and unloading workspaces. Cable Gate is a remotely operated barrier that drops in 0.5 s and automatically rises once the forklift has passed through.


Crane safety on railway construction sites

06 October, 2011

WorkCover NSW has issued an alert to remind employers, and those who control railway construction sites, to keep workers clear of crane loads that are under tension.


Preventing falls on construction sites

01 July, 2011

Too many people who work on construction sites think that it’s someone else’s responsibility to keep them safe. This is especially true for people who are required to work at height in these environments. But even the most conscientious and safety-focused worker can pay the ultimate price due to workplace safety neglect.


Safemaster Connect360 roof point anchor

17 June, 2011 by

The Connect360 roof anchor point, which incorporates an energy-absorbing swivel anchor system, provides users 360° access as the swivel anchor follows the user as he moves.


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