Our company had installed the fall protection system for a number of years, and had designed and installed additional systems to allow access to further required areas. For the past year we have advised our client of the high danger of the fragile roof lights. …Read more
Harnesses support Portsmouth in the Community (PITC) – the charitable arm of Portsmouth Football Club
The John Jenkins Stadium Pompey in the Community is developing a new sports facility right in the middle of the city. Named after DDay veteran and life-long Pompey fan, the John Jenkins Stadium will become a central hub for the whole of the community where…Read more
Harnesses.com, who work throughout the UK, and the global market in the provision of safety harnesses, safety lanyards and associated personal protective equipment to help businesses conform to regulations for working at heights have recently agreed sponsorship terms with Doncaster Rovers Football Club! The agreement…Read more
NHS England upgrade their roofs to solar energy, but at what price to Health & Safety? A very low one by the looks of things! Tick box exercise complete!
Anybody who follows our Linkedin account will be acutely aware that we are BIG on health & safety issues! A couple of weeks ago we came across a post on the platform regards the NHS and their commitment to the environment, it’s just a shame…Read more
Health & Safety Executive (HSE) secure successful prosecution after man dies from falling through a roof light.
Link to story: https://lnkd.in/gYWn-FAU A Yorkshire roofing company has been fined and its sole director given a suspended prison sentence after a dad-of-two was killed when he fell 12 metres through a skylight. The worker, who was a subcontractor for Wakefield-based Davis Industrial Roofing Limited,…Read more
Mitchell’s 14 “Big” Peaks in 14 Months. Our sister site harnesses.com is proudly supporting Mitchell and his 14 peak challenge raising money for Alzeimers. We plan to support him throughout the remainder of his exploits, so please keep checking back for further updates. Mitchells story!…Read more
This case study is from a fall protection company that places itself as the UK’s No.1 provider. Read that again! Now read the example below of why you need to remain diligent when seeking a fall protection specialist. In this example, the following failures exist.…Read more
In another case study, this was a client of ours for over 5 years. We have been advising them all this time that the fall protection system design required updating, that it was not fit for purpose, and that it placed users in immediate danger…Read more
When we attend a client’s property to undertake the annual testing & recertification of their fall protection systems, we don’t just turn up and tunnel vision the immediate system, we look across the whole site to ensure that all is as safe as it should…Read more
Free Standing Handrail, what does the New BS 13700 mean for permanent roof guardrail installations? The BS13700 standard was published in July 2021 and provides long-awaited guidance for the design, performance, testing and inspection of permanent counterweighted roof-top guardrail protection systems. This standard provides clarity…Read more
New products added to our range for standing seam roofing! There isn’t a standing seam roof that we cannot fix to! After 25 years of experience with standing seam manufacturers specifications, Gable Fall Safe is proud to announce our dedicated website www.standingseam.com! With our invaluable knowledge…Read more