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Can a drone really replace a person?


The hype is everywhere at the moment – drones will take over the world! Well, not really but there are thoughts that drones could heavily impact the height safety industry, more specifically the inspection of existing fall protection equipment.  While it is true that drones can offer building owners basic roof top inspections, it would […]

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Don’t fall for the hidden dangers of skylights


UK company fined and director sentenced after worker falls through fragile skylight The hidden danger of unprotected skylights has again been highlighted after a UK worker fell approximately 3.3 metres through a perspex skylight. The worker sustained a broken shoulder, head injury, a partially collapsed lung and three broken ribs, spending three days in hospital. […]

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Have a Sayfa Holiday Season


Take care with our 10 point safety checklist The build up to the holiday season is the busiest time of year for most businesses. Unfortunately, this brings with it higher risks caused by heavier workloads and tighter deadlines and can result in an increase in the chance of accidents and incidents. According to WorkSafe Victoria, […]

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Could this be our worst year ever?


Since 2003, when Safe Work Australia first began collecting statistics, the average number of fatalities resulting from falls at height has hovered around the 26-28 deaths per year. While this is still a totally unacceptable amount of lives lost, we have felt to a certain extent that things were relatively stable. However upon the release […]

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What happens after your fall arrest equipment saves you?


You are carrying out work at height. You have put all of the safety controls in place and are using all the necessary equipment for the job. Even so, the unthinkable happens and you trip and fall off the edge. Immediately your fall arrest equipment takes effect and you are saved from a fall which […]

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National Safe Work Month 2017


Sharing safety knowledge and experience benefits everyone Join Sayfa in recognising National Safe Work Month. Let’s make October the month to reflect on YOUR working at height practices. How long has it been since you reviewed your working at height procedures and documentation? Falls from height is the major cause of fatalities within the construction […]

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New OHS Regulations 2017 – how do they affect you?


Effective 18th June Victoria’s new OH&S Regulations 2017 (OHS Regulations 2017) came into effect. This replaces the existing 2007 version. But what impact will these have on the height safety industry? Links to document: Authorised Version – OHS Regulations 2017 OHS Regulations 2017 Reform The key changes that affect our industry are: Definitions In these […]

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Australia’s Most Trusted Brand


“Revolutionised our way of thinking with modular construction” “They are a highly professional group and very responsive.” “Quality product manual information for specifiers.” “Professional and valuable service with respect to roof access.” “Very willing to provide training and awareness sessions within the consultancy professions.”     It is with great pleasure we announce that Sayfa […]

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