About Us

Exceptional customer service. Passionate Team. Safety First.


With a team of highly trained and accredited specialists, Essential Height Safety are the leading experts in Height Safety and Roof Safety Access Systems. We have been working with more than 1000 businesses, helping them safely control Height Safety risks and identify Roof Access hazards.

Essential Height Safety was established to provide Height Safety Systems and Height Safety Audit services in Melbourne, Regional Victoria and all capital cities in Australia . With recent growth and national expansion – we now have a team of highly trained and accredited experts managing the Height Safety of our clients all around Australia.

No customer is too big, too small, or located too far away. Our client base is diverse – from billion dollar global businesses all the way down to local retail shops.

Falls from even a moderate height can leave employees with permanent and debilitating injuries. This is totally avoidable, which is why we have a passion for Height Safety, Fall Prevention, Fall Arrest and providing Safe Roof Access for all workers.

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Our Directors

Our role is to protect people’s lives. We take that seriously.

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Troy Vertigan Managing Director

Troy brings over 20 years of commercial experience establishing and growing successful businesses across multiple industries. With a background in marketing and business development, Troy manages the strategic and commercial side of our business.

Lewis Liles Operations Director

Lewis has spent his whole career working at height and runs the operations side of our business. He manages all customer relationships - including, audits, inspections, certifications and managing a team of trained and accredited height safety specialists all around Australia.

We are Australia’s Leading Experts in Height Safety and Roof Safety with a complete range of Systems & Audit Services.

Our team are highly trained, accredited and leading experts in their field. We’ve built an impressive portfolio of clients who continue to use, trust and rely on Essential Height Safety for the ongoing safety of their workers at height. Essential Height Safety provides a range of Height Safety, Fall Prevention and Fall Arrest solutions including Roof Anchors, Walkways and Platforms, Fixed Ladders and Steps, Guard Rails, Static Lines and Overhead Rails.  Along with the installation of Height Safety Systems, Essential Height Safety provide Test, Inspection, Audit and Certification services for Fall Prevention and Fall Protection Systems. With invaluable knowledge in Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) and broad experience assessing hazards and controlling the risks of work at height, clients choose Essential Height Safety as their Height Safety partner to ensure legal compliance to all codes and standards and the Height Safety or their workers.

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