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Adjustable End Stanchion – Product Update

Murray runs through this product update to the TRAVEL8 End Stanchion Kit. The bracket, which now incorporates three holes, allows the adjustment of the bracket to a greater variety of angles. This enables much more flexibility when positioning the system. Once you have set it to the angle required it is then assembled in the […]

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Selecting fall arrest harness equipment

Whilst an effective preventative against injury from falls from height, a fall arrest system such as a safety harness does require a lot of factors to be taken into consideration. What is the length of the lanyard? Where is the location of the anchor point? Have you calculated the length of the user’s legs and body in […]

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Falls from trucks can be prevented

Seldom is there much emphasis in the industry regarding the amount of deaths and injuries that are attributed to falls from trucks. Did you know that half of the fatalities from falls from heights are under three metres? The above statistics may come as quite a shock as many people do not believe that loading, […]

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Skylight Protectors – When are they required?

This is a very commonly asked question and there are many different contributing factors that form the answer. You may think that because you have safety mesh installed under your skylights your workers are protected. However, consider the following: Safety wire mesh needs to comply with the Australian Standard AS/NZS 439 Safety Mesh. It needs […]

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Achitects, designers, specifiers – Katt ladders now in Revit

Sayfa’s range of Katt access ladder products are now available for download. We have listened to your requests and realise the advantages to you in providing our products in the software you use. Now you can insert our ladders into your designs with ease, feeling confident that all the product attributes and characteristics are accurate and correct. […]

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Install Tip – Joining ladder bodies effectively

How often is there something quite minor that you have struggled with? Something that if only you knew the trick it would make things just that little bit easier. We’re not talking trade secrets here, just a little tip or extra piece of information that can help you get the job done more quickly and/or […]

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Hatches – Product Update

At Sayfa we’re always one step ahead and are continually working to make our products more user friendly. Designed to make one handed operation a breeze, these locks are now standard with all our Skydore roof access hatches.  Sayfa roof access hatches are designed to provide safe access to commercial or industrial external roof areas. Manufactured […]

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Skylight protectors can and do save lives

Skylights are often overlooked but they pose a significant threat and are an all too common cause of deadly falls from heights. This video is a real life case and a devastating example of how dangerous insufficiently protected skylights can be.   Joe was a worker with many years’ experience in the working at heights […]

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