Access Systems: Walkways, Handrails and Ladders
RIGCOM Access Pty Ltd
Height Safety, Access Ladders, Air Conditioning Platforms
Whether you need a roof leak fixed, an air conditioner unit repaired, or top of building aesthetics repaired straight away, an Access System will be required for any maintenance to be completed at the top of the building.
What is a Height Access System???
A Height Access System is system that allows safe access to Rooftops, Facilities – which allows work to be carried out on air conditioners, roofs, plant and equipment.
When is an Access System Needed?
An Access Systems is Needed when a Worker/Contractor needs to gain access to facilities’ Rooftops, Plant ad Equipment.
As the increase awareness of Health and Safety in the workplace takes effect, it is a legislative requirement under the OH&S Regulations Part 4.3, Division 6, clauses 56-61, for employers to ensure that all risks associated with falls from a height are controlled.
To control risks, the employer must provide and maintain the following measures:
Stable and securely fenced work platform or, if this is not reasonably practicable
Secure perimeter screens, fencing, handrails or other physical barriers capable of preventing falls or, if this is not reasonably practicable;
Other forms of physical restraint that are capable of arresting a fall from a height of more than two metres or, if this is not reasonably practicable;
Provision of a safe means of movement between different levels at the place of work
Examples of Height Safety Access systems approved and installed by RIGCOM Access:
, Air Conditioning Platforms
, Height Safety
, Rooftop Platforms