Roof Access Platforms from Altus Safety

Roof access platforms, such as roof access steps provide flexible, safe access over a range of widths and heights while keeping the operative safe and enclosed within handrail at all times.

Suitable for multiple users per system, roof access steps requires basic training on working at height.

All step over units and roof access systems are designed to comply with BS 5395‐3:1985 –The Code of Practice for the design of Industrial type stairs, permanent ladders and walkway.

This access gantry system can be configured in a variety of heights, widths and orientations to cover most applications.

Uses & Finishes Available

Available as freestanding units on support feet ‐ this non‐penetrative option is often the preferred installation method. Alternatively if this is unachievable we can fix to most roofs using various fixings. Roof access steps are available in Galvanised Steel, Aluminium, GRP and Stainless Steel as well as powder coated.

These must be inspected by a suitable working at height Specialist Company a minimum of every 12 months.

We’re always keen to discuss your requirements so please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Key Benefits

Here’s a brief summary...

  • Provide flexible, safe access over a range of widths and heights
  • Suitable for multiple users per system it requires basic training on working at height
  • Designed to comply with BS 5395-3:1985
  • Can be configured to cover most applications found on roofs
  • Supplied as freestanding units on support feet or fixed to most roofs
  • Available in Galvanised Steel, Aluminium, GRP, Stainless Steel as well as 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

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...

Should regular access be required to plant, over parapet walls or between changes in height, a step unit is a flexible, safe and practical solution.

Step over units and roof access systems comply with the following standards:

BS 5395‐3:1985
Testing/Inspection standards and frequency:
The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (P.U.W.E.R) 1998 – minimum of every 12 months by a working at height specialist company

All of our roof access systems are structurally approved and meet the requirements of current health and safety legislation for stairs and gantries. Step over units are available in a range of materials and finishes, Please see below:

Materials

Aluminium

GRP

Galvanised Steel

Stainless Steel

Finishes

Powder Coated to any RAL colour

Step over units can be used on any good quality structure which is capable of withstanding the additional loading exerted by the system. Systems are available as freestanding units on support feet which are usually the preferred option to not penetrate the roof.

Alternatively if this is unachievable we can fix to most roofs using various feet.

Step Over Units are also known as:

Stair system, roof access system, freestanding plant access

These roof access systems are commonly installed in the following sectors:

Residential

Industrial

Offices

Retail

Hotels / Leisure

Education

Healthcare

Utilities

Available Materials & Finishes

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Aluminium

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GRP

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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