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Fall Arrest Devices – What Are They?

Guy Pearce | October 14, 2019

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 […]

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What Does a Tower Rescue Kit Contain?

Guy Pearce | October 2, 2019

Height Dynamics supply a large range of Tower Rescue Kits. So…what does a Tower Rescue Kit contain? Well, the short answer is – anything you want it too. Let’s have a look at those items in detail.

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Ladder Access and Platform Upgrade

Guy Pearce | September 18, 2019

A Milton business discovered its existing roof access system was non-compliant with current standards and left maintenance workers unprotected and exposed to hazards. After analysing the site, Height Dynamics suggested the modular KATT ® ladder developed by Sayfa Access Systems. Read more here.

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What is Fall Clearance

Guy Pearce | September 15, 2019

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 […]

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McWhirters Neon Light Installation

Guy Pearce | August 24, 2019

Specialty rope access system minimises Brunswick Street Mall disruption The five-storey McWhirter department store became an immediate landmark in Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley after it was completed in 1912. Able to be seen for miles around, and instantly recognisable, it has been a dominating presence on the Valley mall and precinct ever since. When rejuvenation work was […]

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