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Working at Height: Dos & Dont’s

heavy duty maintenance platforms

25% of work related fatal injuries and 6% of non-fatal injuries in 2016 were as a result from falls from height. The importance of maintaining safe access is becoming  paramount. Most major injuries such as, broken arms or legs can result in weeks off work, leaving a void in the workforce and potentially delaying site […]


SafeSmart Access UK – 2016 in Review

A Year At Safesmart: 2016

A year at Safesmart is a long time and a lot can happen! We take a look back at a very productive and successful year at Safesmart Access. January – SafeSmart global conference, developing a strategy for the year. February-March – Exhibited at the UK Concrete Show with a range of formwork and concrete podiums […]


The Importance of Maintaining Plant and Equipment

Maintaining plant eqipment

The most effective maintenance programmes make plant and equipment more reliable. Less breakdowns mean a decrease in dangerous contact with machinery whilst having the cost benefits of better productivity and efficiency. Extra hazards may occur when machinery becomes defective and develops faults. Maintenance allows these faults to be identified early to manage any risks. However, […]


Aviation Chock Trolley

Aviation Chock Trolley

With the continual reforming in the World of Safety, SafeSmart Access have improvised yet another product solving an issue in the Aviation Industry. Having been approached by one of the World’s largest airlines Qantas after several severe injuries had occurred from Engineers tripping over Wheel Chocks, SafeSmart designed the perfect solution- The Chock Trolley. SafeSmart’s […]


Platform Ladders- New Improved Version

3 Step Platform Ladder

Safesmart is internationally recognised as a manufacturer and supplier of high quality, customised access equipment. We work closely with our clients to bring bespoke solutions that are both of high quality and assist with the worldwide effort to raise safety standards and improvement of workplace efficiency.The ladder, whilst an apparently simple contraption in terms of […]