UK Height Access Industry News

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SafeSmart Access to Exhibit at The UK Concrete Show 2018

SafeSmart Access will be exhibiting at the largest specialist concrete show in Europe – UK Concrete Show 2018, March 21-22 2018. At one central point at the Birmingham NEC, this annual event is set up for concrete industry professionals to present and see the latest developments, innovations and products in the concrete sector. As a big […]

SafeSmart Keeps Worker Safety on the Rails

SS UK Fibreglass AdjustaStairs_Train PLatform

Oliver Connell and Son Ltd are civil engineering contractors who provide infrastructure for many sectors, one of which is rail. During night track works in London, workers needed safe and efficient access from the platform to the tracks. Previously they have been walking to the end of the platform, which resulted in a lot of […]

Safer and Faster Workflow at Height, for Flowline

flowline height access solution from Safesmart

SafeSmart Solves Maintenance Time-Drainer Flowline Ltd is a leading draining contractor in Essex, in England’s south east. They have a fleet of 80 vehicles, which are utilised for specialist tasks such as CCTV drainage surveys, high-pressure water jetting, gully and catchpit cleaning, road sweeping, liquid waste tinkering and waste recycling. With this frequent work, regular […]

Key Steps, for Selecting Temporary Steps

  In 2015/16, there were 37 fatalities reported in the UK as a result of falling from height – with 18 individuals being from the construction industry. In addition, an estimated 37,000 individuals suffered non-fatal injuries, such as broken bones or fractured skulls, as a result of construction-related work activity. With this in mind, it […]

Steel vs Aluminium Scaffolding. The Pros and Cons

  Scaffold is an essential requirement in construction that should be manufactured around the highest level of safety and convenience. Since deadlines are tight on constructions jobs, scaffold should therefore be considered a long-term investment since a lot of time is spent erecting and tearing it down. It is paramount that the best and right […]