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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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    Recertification Q&A: the most common questions

    Posted By: Colin Pirrie Category: Blog

    Inspection and recertification of systems is vital, but it is much more than simply ticking a box and issuing a certificate, which is why it’s essential that you only employ a competent company/person to carry it out.

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    Full Height Gates added to our safety gate range

    Posted By: Charlie Category: News

    We have added another option to our range of CE marked self-closing safety gates designed to make access to rooftops from ladders and openings much safer.

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    How to install a Kee Gate Pallet Gate

    Posted By: Roof Edge Category: Videos

    Step by step video showing how to install a pallet gate

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    We’re Hiring - Safety Technician

    Posted By: Roof Edge Category: News

    We have a vacancy for a Safety Technician

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    Safe access and maintenance with Kee Step-Overs

    Posted By: Mark Dolan Category: Blog

    Roof Edge now supplies the Kee Walk Step-Over, a range of modular, off-the-shelf step-overs, suitable for a range of roof types including concrete, membrane, metallic and composite.

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    The Roof Edge pitched roof solution

    Posted By: Charlie Category: Blog

    Roof safety can be a difficult task when it comes to pitched roofs, as the angle can make it difficult to ensure staff or contractors carrying out work are properly protected.

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    Scaffolding company in court over breaches

    Posted By: Charlie Category: News

    A scaffolding company has ended up in court after a 16-year-old apprentice joiner fell four metres from a platform and suffered serious injuries.

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    A Year With Roof Edge: Colin Pirrie

    Posted By: Colin Pirrie Category: Blog

    Colin Pirrie joined Roof Edge early last year. He tells us about his projects and successes since starting.

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    The importance of checking competency

    Posted By: Chris Paterson Category: Blog

    Competency is vital when it comes to work at height, and a lack of it can lead to serious injury or worse. We like to think the people we hire are competent, but it’s hugely important to make an effort to check, and even shut down work if there are

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    ‘Daredevil’ scaffolder in court

    Posted By: Charlie Category: News

    A ‘daredevil’ scaffolder has ended up in court threatened with a custodial sentence after he breached health and safety rules more than 60ft from the ground.

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