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Installation & Testing of Mansafe and Anchor Safety Systems.

With any safety equipment Health and Safety is paramount from installation through to use.

1st Choice High Level Cleaning and Maintenance use specialist calibrated equipment to install and test fall prevention equipment, Mansafe systems. 1st Choice offers consultation prior to installation and retesting as set out by the manufactures.

A general term for a fall arrest system is Mansafe system. Installation can be a lone anchor fixing near a window or a line system installed on roofs. There are various types of systems Anchor fixings, abseil anchors, line safety systems, roof guards, safety eyebolts and many others.

anchor safe testingMansafe systems are installed to protect staff and contractors when working at height. Testing and certification is a health and safety and legal requirement once installed.

With a growing emphasise on health and safety, more buildings require Mansafe systems to carry out high level cleaning, maintenance and repairs. For instance a roofguard for routine inspection or Anchor fixings to clean windows.

New buildings are required to have safe work methods in place. So Mansafe systems are now being installed at the building stage. But over years health and safety requirements have changed and some existing Mansafe systems need to be updated to conform with new legislation.

With over 20 years experience of using fall prevention equipment, our understanding and knowledge is invaluable in the planning stages through to testing and maintaining.

Call us today on 023 9236 6377 and see how we can help you.