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Guardrails and Handrails – Edge Protection

Guardrails and Handrails - Edge Protection designed to meet HSE standards. From nationwide installation to competitive pricing and expert maintenance, ensure safety at heights with our Collective Protection Systems.

Last Updated: 5th February 2024

When it comes to personnel regularly Working at Height, the importance of robust and effective protective measures cannot be overstated. As leading Work at Height, Fall Protection, and Façade Access Specialists, we offer comprehensive solutions through our Collective Edge Protection Systems – Guardrails and Handrails, specifically designed in accordance with the HSE’s hierarchy of control.

Guardrail Systems Tailored to Your Needs

We take pride in supplying a diverse range of Guardrail Systems, meticulously crafted to meet the unique requirements of your building. Our designs not only eliminate height safety risks for your employees or contractors but also provide the flexibility to cover all roof types. What sets Heightsafe apart is the simplicity of our modular system, ensuring easy installation for collective roof edge protection.

Why Choose Heightsafe?

  • Nationwide Service: We offer a comprehensive nationwide service for guardrail installation, supply-only options, and hire services.
  • Competitive Pricing: Heightsafe is committed to providing very competitive pricing, striving to beat any like-for-like quote.
  • Quick Response Times: We understand the urgency of your safety needs. With an always-in-stock inventory, Heightsafe ensures quick response times when you need it most.
  • Specialist Work at Height Teams: Our dedicated Work at Height teams are specialists in the field, ensuring that all installations and services meet the highest standards.

Testing and Maintenance for Ongoing Compliance

Collective protection systems, including guardrails and handrails, should be tested and inspected regularly. Heightsafe recommends a frequency not exceeding 12 months, adjusted based on the frequency of use. In addition to providing top-notch Guardrail Systems, we also offer Testing and Maintenance services. This ensures that your collective edge protection remains compliant and effective in safeguarding personnel at height.

Beyond Guardrails: Fall Arrest and Fall Restraint Systems

Recognising that a Guardrail may not be the ideal solution for every scenario, Heightsafe extends its offerings to include a comprehensive range of Fall Arrest and Fall Restraint Systems. This alternative fall protection solution provides added flexibility, catering to diverse work environments and requirements.

Guardrails and Handrails from Heightsafe

If you’re unsure about the right solution for your specific needs or if you have any questions, our expert installation team is ready to assist you. Click here to get in touch with Heightsafe and ensure that your Work at Height practises align with the highest safety standards.

Choose Heightsafe for unparalleled collective edge protection solutions, ensuring the safety and well-being of your personnel working at Height.

Guardrail and Handrail

Edge Protection that collapses when not in use – perfect for listed and historic buildings due to its folding, freestanding configuration.

Fixed Guardrail and Handrail

Due to its fixing capabilities to parapets, this form of Edge Protection delivers 24/7 protection for personnel Working at Height.

Freestanding Guardrail
and Handrail

Using counterbalance design, its configuration provides the ability to protect personnel with no need to penetrate the roof surface.

Guardrail and Handrail

A cost-effective alternative to temporary scaffolding with short term hires – providing the highest levels of safety for personnel.

  • Powder Coated Guardrails and Handrails

    Available in many different colours, powder coatings are thick without running or sagging. Perfect for both indoor and outdoor settings, enduring all weather conditions.

  • Aluminium Guardrails and Handrails

    Manufactured from a high-grade aluminium silicon and providing a lightweight and anti-corrosion resistance. Perfect for both indoor and outdoor settings with very low maintenance.

  • Stainless Steel Guardrails and Handrails

    Corrosion resistant and high strength. Stainless steel is a perfect option for both indoor and outdoor use due to impact resistance and its nonporous properties.

Why Heightsafe?

Operating throughout the UK, Heightsafe have expert knowledge when it comes to work at height.

Specialist teams hold all relevant and industry standard health and safety accreditations, so you have peace of mind knowing you are in safe and trusted hands. Offering a full 360 service, wherever you are in the UK, with multi or single sites, Heightsafe are able to help.


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Related Products and Services

Edge Protection Compliance Testing

Guardrail and Handrail systems used as a collective measure of protection for personnel Working at Height should be inspected at least once every 12 months.

Height Safety Awareness Training Courses

Ensure personnel are aware of the risks and control measures whilst Working at Height with Heightsafe’s specialist Height Safety Awareness Training.

Roof Top Safety Awareness Training Course

Safeguard personnel by providing them with the knowledge and information on key hazards and how to Work at Height safely.

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