With comprehensive knowledge of equipment testing and inspection procedures, Essential Height Safety can deliver a comprehensive Height Safety audit. This includes Inspection and Height Safety Testing services to Australian Standards, the Occupational Health & Safety Act and current codes of practice. This will ensure your business meets and are compliant with your legal and regulatory obligations.

Our Height Safety Audit Process

Our advanced Height Safety Audits provide a comprehensive report where all compliant and non-compliance issues are identified. Extensive recommendations are made for a compliant height safety solution to meet all Australian Standards, Codes of Practice and Regulatory and legislative compliance.  Our Extensive Height Safety Audit reports will

  • Identify all compliant assets
  • Identify in detail all non-compliance issues
  • Make extensive design recommendations for a compliant Height Safety Solution to meet all Australian Standards, Codes of Practice and Regulatory compliance

Our team can also install your recommended Height Safety System which complies with the current standards to keep your workers safe at height and ensure your business is legally protected.

Working with the specialised professionals at Essential Height Safety for your next Height Safety Audit guarantees objectivity, meaning a higher degree of accuracy in the final report.

Essential Height Safety’s in-depth Height Safety Audit assesses;


Height Safety Audit Codes of Practice

This includes:

  • Management of risks and how to identify hazards
  • Implementation and maintenance of control measures
  • Types of devices for use in regard to the risks or hazards
  • Emergency procedures
  • Design considerations

Australian Standards and Codes

  • AS 1657:2018 -> Fixed platforms. Walkways. Stairs. Ladders
  • AS/NZS 1891.1 Part : Safety Belts and Harnesses
  • AS/NZS 1891.2 Part 2: Horizontal Lifeline and Rail Systems
  • AS/NZS 1891:3 Part 3: Fall Arrest Devices
  • AS/NZS 1891.4 : 2009 -> Fall-arrest systems. Selection, Use and Maintenance of Industrial Fall Arrest Systems and Devices
  • AS/NZS 4488 -> Rope access systems


Height Safety Audit – Australian Legislation

  • OHS Acts and Regulations – Commonwealth, State and Territory Governments
  • Federal and State Workcover or Workplace Authorities
  • Australian Government National OHS Commission
  • National Standards, Codes of Practice and Guidance Material
  • State and Territory Governments – Building Acts and Regulations

Once we have audited your new Height Safety Systems, we will provide a detailed report on the identified height safety risks and where your current height system solution does not comply with Australian Standards, Codes of Practice and Legislation.

Once you have installed our compliant Height Safety System, we will train your workers on the proper ongoing assessment and safe use of the newly installed Height Safety equipment. When your workers are accessing your building’s roof, they can be reassured your building and their training complies with Height Safety, Fall Prevention and Fall Arrest regulations.


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Essential Height Safety designs, installs and certifies a wide range of height safety, roof access and fall prevention systems that meet and exceed all industry standards across many industries. All roof safety systems are custom designed with Australian made products and installed by fully trained, qualified and certified installers.

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