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Our News Section provides regular updates on the latest company and industry news as well as discussion and advice pieces on best practice for providing solutions for safe working at height.

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    Keeping workers safe on industrial roofs

    Posted By: Charlie Category: Blog

    Modern industrial roofs in Scotland are littered with hazards which could cause injury when carrying out work such as plant maintenance or repair.

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    The hidden danger on Scotland’s roofs

    Posted By: Charlie Category: Blog

    When it comes to working on roofs, many people assume the greatest danger comes in the form of falling over the roof edge. However, there is another danger lurking on the roofs of the UK, and you might not even know it’s there.

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    Fixed ladder compliance: what does it mean?

    Posted By: Charlie Category: Blog

    No matter how often you check your ladder for failures, there’s a chance it was never even safe to begin with.

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    Don’t neglect your fixed ladder safety responsibilities

    Posted By: Charlie Category: Blog

    It is a common misconception that due to their static nature, fixed ladders do not need inspecting regularly as with standard ladders and stepladders.

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    Is your ladder safe to use?

    Posted By: Charlie Category: Blog

    Ladders are a vital part of many work at height tasks, but also contribute to a large percentage of work at height injury statistics.

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    Can I hang office Christmas decorations?

    Posted By: Charlie Category: Blog

    It’s that time of year again - the time where the health and safety grinch in your office pipes up and tells you about all the things they say you can’t do this year, in the name of health and safety.

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    The benefits of colour coated handrails

    Posted By: Charlie Category: Blog

    Our powder coating service provides a wide range of practical and aesthetic benefits, and we believe it is a superior option to painting your handrail.

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    Fall arrest lanyards: what’s the difference?

    Posted By: Charlie Category: Blog

    Most people understand the basic functions of lanyards, but how can you identify the difference, and which one will serve your needs best?

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    Working safe on fragile industrial roofs

    Posted By: Charlie Category: Blog

    Each year, on average, nine people will fall to their death through fragile industrial roofs. Scores more will suffer serious, life-changing injuries.

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    The importance of personal fall protection recertification

    Posted By: Chris Paterson Category: Blog

    Once a fall protection system, whether it is a ‘collective’ system such as guardrail or a ‘personal’ system such as eyebolts, is installed, it must be regularly inspected, maintained and serviced to ensure it is safe to use at all times.

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