Eyebolt and Abseil Point Testing

Eyebolts are widely used across a variety of applications, from merchandising and lighting to rope access maintenance and window cleaning, it is therefore imperative that they comply with current legislation and are deemed appropriate for use.



  • Testing Frequency and Standards

    It is recommended that eyebolts and single anchor points used for the purpose of Work at Height should be testing once every 12 months and once every 6 months if Class A. If your system has not been compliance tested by a competent person within a 12 month period, they should be tagged strictly DO NOT USE.

    • BS EN 795
    • BS EN 7883
  • Eyebolt Testing
    • Fixed eyebolts
    • Removable eyebolts
    • Flush lock eyebolts
    • Visual merchandising hooks
    • Abseil points
  • What to Look For
    • Missing or loose fixtures and fittings
    • Missing tags
    • Structural damage in the surrounding area
    • Visual damage or vandalism
    • Corrosion

    TIP: eyebolts and abseil points are used in conjunction with PPE, it is imperative that this is also inspected for compliance and deemed appropriate for use by a competent person.

Why Heightsafe?

The UK’s leading Work at Height, Roof Access and Façade Access compliance specialists!

With over 50 years of combined industry experience and a decade of trading, you can focus on core business activity as Heightsafe’s specialist Compliance Testing teams ensure your Work at Height, Roof Access and Façade Access systems are all effectively maintained and remain compliant with regulations. Working nationwide, operative teams are highly skilled and experienced, holding all relevant certifications and receiving regular refresher training to guarantee clients with the best quality results.


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