The Hierarchy of Control & Working at Heights

Anyone working at heights will know the many different hazards synonymous with this unique work environment. Workers in this industry deserve a secure working environment, guidelines and quality equipment – such as fall arrest systems and safe working platforms – on a daily basis and it’s the project managers’ and owners’ responsibility to ensure it’s […]

6 Tips for Making Roof Access Safe for Your Employees

Roof access hatch

Working at height is incredibly high risk—even for the most skilled worker. One slip can lead to serious injuries or fatality. It’s YOUR responsibility as an employer/property manager to do everything in your power to ensure safe roof access for employees/trades each and every time. To keep your workers safe, you must use the correct […]

How a Roof Walkway Can Benefit Your Commercial Premises!

Here at Austral Safety, we’re passionate about height safety and by the time you’re finished reading this article about the benefits of roof walkway systems in commercial premises, you’ll understand why! What is A Roof Walkway? Before we get right to it and fill you in on how a roof walkway can benefit your commercial […]