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

Obligations with Height Safety Testing and Inspections

Australian Standards and legislation require the periodic inspection of all height safety equipment every 6 to 12 months.  For the equipment to remain safe and compliant, your height safety equipment needs to be tested, inspected and tagged every 6 to 12 months by a competent, trained and accredited person.  The inspection and certification periods for height safety equipment are;

Our Height Safety Testing and Inspection Process

Our extensive Height Safety Inspection and Height Safety Testing ensures all systems and equipment comply to relevant Australia Standards, codes of practice, legislation and original manufacturers installation specifications. We inspect and test the following:
  • Visual Inspection of height safety systems – including fixed ladders, steps, walkways, guard rails, anchor points, static line systems
  • Visual Inspection of Equipment – including harnesses, ropes and lanyards
  • Proof and Force Load Testing
  • Inspection of Procedures
  • Identify non compliant and compliance issues

Engaging Essential Height Safety in our certification and hazard identification processes utilizes our established procedures and highly competent and trained inspectors and auditors. At the completion of a rigorous and thorough test and inspection of your height systems and height safety equipment, we will provide re-certification and certificate of compliance to the following Australia Standards:

  • AS 1657:2018 -> Fixed platforms. Walkways. Stairs. Ladders
  • AS/NZS 1891.1 Part 1: 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

Working with the Essential Height Safety team means you will be taking a positive step to drastically reducing the possibility of a fall from height and serious injury. Whether you are a building owner or manager that wants to protect your workers from falls at height, or a maintenance or service contractor accessing other businesses roof tops, we provide a full range of height safety inspection and testing services.

Fall Protection Equipment Inspection

At Essential Height Safety we know that you care about the health and safety of your workers. That’s why we offer fall protection inspections on all relevant equipment to ensure that your work site is maintaining a high level of standard and safety that is demanded across Australia.

Our inspections help to assess the quality and durability of the protection systems that you have in place, thoroughly testing each one to ensure they are secure. The last thing you need when on-site is to be worrying about the condition of your safety equipment.

In the building or construction industry doubts can lead to accidents and injury. Regular inspections help to demonstrate to your workers that you care about their safety and wellbeing and are not being complacent with the overall safety standard of the site.

Learn more about the inspections offered at Essential Health Safety by getting in touch with a member of our team today.

Height Safety Equipment Inspection

If you want to keep the safety of your work site up to speed, then getting the opinion and assessment of a height safety equipment inspector is the best course of action.
The inspector will be able to perform checks on a range of crucial safety equipment including harnesses and lanyards.

Don’t simply assume that older, once-trusted products will still measure up to the demands of the job. Our inspector will identify any potential safety risks or concerns and will point you in the direction of high-quality, durable safety equipment solutions.

The inspectors from Essential Height Safety work hard to keep up-to-date with Australia’s workplace safety legislation, helping your work site maintain the very highest standard of safety.
Our team also offer expert service in caged and fixed ladders, roof safety anchors and roof access hatches.

To speak with the professionals in roof safety inspections, get in touch with the team at Essential Height Safety by calling 1300 88 11 73 today.

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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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