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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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    What to expect during a HSE inspection

    Posted By: Chris Paterson Category: News - Blog

    When it comes to unsafe building sites and premises, inspectors of the Health and Safety have formidable power, granted to help stop accidents before they happen by shutting down or reprimanding sites that are not following the rules.

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    Important update to the self closing Kee Gate range

    Posted By: Mark Dolan Category: News - Blog

    The design of our self-closing Kee Gate range has been modified to meet the requirements of the updated BS EN ISO 14122 standard.

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    What if work at height can’t be avoided?

    Posted By: Mark Dolan Category: News - Blog

    You should always avoid work at height wherever possible. Unfortunately, there are times when that is simply not feasible.

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    Safety harnesses: the Roof Edge guide

    Posted By: Mark Dolan Category: News - Blog

    A properly maintained safety harness could save your life one day...

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    Understanding safety lines: the Roof Edge guide

    Posted By: Mark Dolan Category: News - Blog

    Safety lines can form a vital part of personal fall protection system and must be used with the appropriate training and supervision.

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    The benefits of collective edge protection

    Posted By: Chris Paterson Category: News - Blog

    Collective edge protection is vital work at height protection which does not require training or active use. Roof Edge offers a solution for every scenario.

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    The Roof Edge guide to working in the heat

    Posted By: Mark Dolan Category: News - Blog

    With construction workers making up almost half of all workplace UV exposure deaths, we've compiled a list of simple tips you can follow to keep yourself safe in the heat.

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    Planning work at height properly: part two

    Posted By: Chris Paterson Category: News - Blog

    In the second part of our safe working at height blog, we take a look at the importance of a dynamic risk assessment.

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    Fall through fragile barn roof

    Posted By: Roof Edge Category: News

    Failure to adequately supervise work at height resulted in worker falling 7m through a fragile barn roof

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    Planning work at height properly: part one

    Posted By: Chris Paterson Category: News - Blog

    Planning work at height is vital for ensuring any work goes smoothly, but do you know how to put this knowledge into practice?

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