Category Archives: Stair Safety

Truck Ramp Safety

Truck Ramp Safety Your truck ramp safety is often overlooked until your first slip fall or you simply cant get traction when loading or unloading in the wet. OH&S  dictates that ramps must be safe and in some situations must meet Australian Standards for Ramp Rating. The ramp rating is the anti slip number of…
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Anti slip for Checker Plate

Anti slip for Checker Plate Anti slip for checker plate should be installed or applied to all steel stairs on your premises. The main reason that checker plate requires treatment is the raised checker pattern although very effective when dry dramatically fails in effectiveness when wet. Checker plate was originally developed for heavy Industrial access,…
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Choosing the right stair nosing

Choosing the right stair nosing With the increased pressure under the new BCA codes for builders architects and owners to install compliant stair nosing to new and existing sites, it makes the correct choice of  nosing and the installation critical. In a number of recent jobs we have had to first remove badly installed or…
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Tactile Ground Indicators

TGI Tactile Ground Indicators TGI's are used to warn people who are blind or vision impaired that they are approaching a hazardous situation such as a set of stairs, a ramp or an overhead obstruction that they might bump into or injure themselves on. They are are designed so that they may be read either…
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