Confined Space Quiz

Many workers operate in confined spaces every year. Each of these spaces have unique hazards and risks that need assessing. Safety professionals have much to consider to ensure that proper procedures are in place before workers enter confined spaces. Do you work in a confined space at your job? Want to learn more about confined space hazards? […]

Fall Arrest Devices – What Are They?

A fall arrest device is a self locking device that functions to arrest a person’s fall. There are three distinct categories of fall arrest devices. They are the Type 1, the Type 2 and the Type 3 and have very different functions. Fall arrest devices must meet the requirements of AS/NZS 1891.3. As most manufacturing […]

What is Fall Clearance

UPDATE – Height Dynamics free online fall clearance calculator lets you work out fall clearance in different situations. It’s highly intuitive — just plug in your numbers and go! Makes calculating fall clearance simple. Fall clearance is the distance needed to safely arrest a fall from height. Fall clearance must be calculated when writing a […]