EWP Elevated Work Platform

A Tool For Height Safety Installers When Using EWPs

Key Reference:  Guide To Managing The Risks Of Elevating Work Platforms In September 2021 SafeWork Australia released a new document to guide the use of elevated work platforms – a tool which we have come to know is essential for your business success. As Height Safety Installers, you are likely frequency users of EWPs when […]

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Sayfa Group Australian Owned Manufacturer

A Proud Australian – That’s SAYFA

With the world’s current volatility it makes sense to source from local manufacturers. Apart from just good old Aussie patriotism, there are many reasons to buy Australian made products.   Buying Australian has a huge impact on our economy. It boosts employment, thereby stimulating consumer spending. Additionally, when people earn more they pay more […]

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Supply Chain Challenges – What Is SAYFA Doing?

Manufacturers are one of the first to become aware of increases in the cost of raw materials, and it is now evident that this is cascading through the supply chain and beginning to show up for the end consumer, because of the volatile nature of the current economy. There is an increase in every type […]

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The Hazards of Skylights

  Another conviction and large fine has been issued to a company owner when one of his sub-contractors fell 5.5 metres through an unprotected skylight. With the worker suffering serious injuries this emphasises once again how important it is to identify skylights as potential risks. Image SafeWork NSW Additional to skylights, another area of concern […]

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Workplace Manslaughter Fall From Height Fatality

Fall From Height Fatality Results in Prison Sentence For Company Director

BY ROB B. LOWE*   Read a brief summary of the event – CLICK HERE  Like many adverse workplace events there is a cocktail of absent processes and/or present processes that are not fully understood and/or followed as they were developed or written. There may always appear to be things that we’re not in control of – the […]

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height safety systems early design

Why You Should Incorporate A Height Safety System Sooner Rather Than Later

New expectations for safe working at heights are being enforced by the courts. We are all under the microscope. Architects, Builders, Designers and Building Owners/Managers are now being held equally responsible when an adverse incident occurs. A recent court ruling found: “Negligent in respect of its inspection and approval of products, systems and designs.” What […]

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SAYFA’s Most Innovative and Safest Anchor

Have you considered that fall arrest roof anchors are life saving devices? Have you considered that one day you may have to rely on them? 3SIXTY is a personal fall arrest device and we have evidence that these systems have saved lives. That’s real! And when you’re working at height you need to know that […]

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Fall Distance Clearance Calculator

How to calculate fall distance

Nobody likes to think that they are going to suffer a fall and the thought of a fall from height is even more frightening. This is why we use fall protection. Fall arrest systems such as anchor points, static lines and rigid rails, combined with fall arrest harnesses and lanyards, are all common types of […]

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