Modular Rooflight Protection

Modular roof light protection eliminates the hazard of falls from height on fragile surfaces. This is the preferred method of fall protection should working at height be unavoidable.

The system is suitable for multiple users at any time, requiring very basic working at height training making it the ideal solution for regular and long duration maintenance at roof level.   

The system is completely freestanding on PVC feet meaning there is no need for drilling or penetration of the roof membrane – suitable to protect new and existing roof lights.

Tested to BS EN 14122, with a fully modular design to suit any rooflight – it is a cost effective off the shelf solution. These systems must be inspected by a suitable working at height Specialist Company a minimum of every 12 months.

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Key Benefits

Here’s a brief summary...

  • Collective measure / guards hazards / preferred method should working at height be unavoidable
  • Suitable for multiple users requiring basic working at height training
  • Suitable for frequent access for long durations of time due to low risk level
  • Completely freestanding on PVC feet mean no need for drilling or penetration of the roof membrane
  • Fully modular design to suit any rooflight – cost effective off the shelf solution
  • Tested to BS EN 14122

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You can fill in our contact form or contact us direct on 0330 113 0870 or info@altussafety.co.uk

Available Services

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Survey & Risk Assessment

Design, Supply & Installation

Inspection, Testing & Maintenance

Training, Courses & Seminars

Additional Information

All you need to know about this solution...

On average 7 people each year are killed after falling through a fragile roof or fragile roof light. These accidents usually occur whilst operatives are carrying out routine maintenance activities on roofs of factories and warehouses.

Overtime skylights can become brittle and discoloured, and can even blend in with the surrounding metal profile roof sheets in bright sunlight, further increasing the chance of walking onto the fragile surface.

Modular roof light protection complies with the following standards:

  • EN14122

Testing/Inspection standards and frequency:
BS EN 13374 for Temporary Edge protection systems – minimum of every 12 months by a working at height specialist company. These systems must be inspected by a suitable working at height Specialist Company.

Modular roof light protection systems are available in a range of materials and finishes, Please see below:

Materials
  • Galvanised Steel
  • Stainless Steel
Finishes
  • Powder Coated to any RAL colour

Modular roof light protection systems are completely free-standing, eliminating the risk of damage to the roof membrane.

Modular roof light protection systems are also known as:

skylight screens, skylight guards, skylight protection, fragile surface protection, fallproof covers, skylight covers, rooflight covers, rooflight screens, rooflight protection

These systems are commonly installed in the following sectors:

Residential

Industrial

Offices

Retail

Hotels / Leisure

Education

Healthcare

Utilities

Available Materials & Finishes

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Galvanised Steel

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Stainless Steel

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Powder Coated

Got a question? Our team can tell you more about this solution.

You can fill in our contact form or contact us direct on 0330 113 0870 or info@altussafety.co.uk