Skylight Guardrail Systems

Skylight Guardrail Systems

fall safety

Designed specifically to address fall protection concerns without minimizing light from your skylights, this rooftop guardrail system allows for the optimum use of your skylight while ensuring that it does not become a fall protection liability. Our skylight guardrail systems are freestanding and utilize our counter weighted baseplates, eliminating the need for hardware connections to your rooftop.

Another reason why businesses often put off installing a skylight fall prevention guardrail system is because more often then not they prevent light from entering the skylight. With this in mind, we have designed a skylight guardrail system that is innovative in its approach to addressing the need for rooftop guardrail near skylights. Designed specifically to address fall prevention concerns without minimizing light from your skylights, this rooftop guardrail system allows for the optimum use of your skylight while ensuring that it does not become a fall prevention liability.

With the addition of skylight guardrail to your rooftop, you will be able to protect your employees and eliminate the fall danger that skylights present. Like all of our fall prevention solutions, our skylight guardrail systems are free standing and utilize our counter weighted baseplates, eliminating the need for hardware connections to your rooftop.

RoofGuard has been designed to meet or exceed all major North American safety standards/regulations including Ontario MOL requirements, ANSI, OSHA, OHSA & WorkSafeBC.

Skylight Guardrail Features and Benefits:

 full sunlight Not Visible Designed to Fit Any Skylight System Regulations
This rooftop guardrail system is designed in order to not block the light from your skylight. When properly installed this skylight guardrail system is often not visible from within the skylight. These rooftop guardrail systems are able to be designed to fit any skylight system. All of our rooftop guardrail systems meets or exceeds all major North American governing bodies fall protection requirements.
 Able to be Quickly Assembled Safe and Reliable Questionnaire Checklist
Prevent Falls
This skylight guardrail system is designed in order to be able to quickly be assembled. Creates a protective boundary around the skylight without causing any damage to the roof. These rooftop guardrail systems can be utilized on a variety of applications including skylights, roof lights and dome lights. Prevent people from falling into skylights by providing a fall prevention guardrail system.

Skylight Guardrail Protection Specifications:

Skylight Guardrail
  • Corrosion resistant aluminum tubing
  • 1.5” Schedule 40 handrail tube
  • Aluminum or Galvanized fittings to resist corrosion
  • Minimal tools required for assembly
  • Custom colours available to match existing structure
  • Custom fit around skylights
  • Self-weighted bases are portable and allow simple, non-penetrating installation to the rooftop.
  • Fixed base sockets are also available for bolt-on applications
  • This system is designed in order to meet or exceed all major governing bodies fall protection requirements including ANSIOSHAOHSA & WorkSafeBC.


Available Skylight Fall Prevention Options:

Skylight Guardrail

Every Skylight guardrail system is designed specifically for the individual skylight it is designed to cover. This helps to ensure that the guardrail will not be visible to those beneath the skylight, and also ensures that the none of the sunlight will be affected by the presence of the guardrail system.

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Reasons Why You Need a Skylight Guardrail System: 

Many safety standards/regulations consider rooftop skylights to be a hole in the roof surface. More often than not if a skylight is accidentally stepped on or fallen into it can break and cause a fall from a fatal height. This is why many safety standards/regulations mandate that if a skylight is in the vicinity of a working area or walking surface, they must be protected with the appropriate fall prevention equipment.

 

Why our Fall Prevention Systems are Right for You:

Cost Effective Regulations Reduces Training Costs Safe and Reliable
All of the RoofGuard products are a cost effective fall prevention solution. All of our rooftop guardrail systems are designed in order to meet or exceed all North American Safety Standards. With the addition of one of our rooftop fall prevention devices, you will be able to reduce PPE and training requirements of your staff and contractors. All of our rooftop guardrail systems are safe and reliable fall prevention solutions.
 Single Tool for Assembly Prevent Falls Reduce the potential for fines Light Weight Components
Designed in order to be easily installed, many of our rooftop fall prevention systems can be installed with a single tool. These fall prevention devices will help protect your employees from injury or death. With the addition of a rooftop guardrail system, you will be able to reduce the potential for costly fines. Every single one of the individual components used within these rooftop guardrail systems weigh under 40lbs.

 

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