Safeguard understands the unique challenges and specialized safety requirements of workers in the transportation industry. We work alongside our clients to overcome application challenges and develop high-quality, dependable engineered solutions to accommodate different transport vehicles. We specialize in engineered safety systems for truck loading, railcar loading and aviation maintenance.
Railcar & Truck Loading
We provide complete design and installation for any requirement. Installations may consist of an engineered beam & trolley system or a horizontal lifeline system (HLL). These systems can be installed in existing buildings or from the ground up. Horizontal systems include foundations, steel supports and a horizontal lifeline. Safeguard can also develop custom steel fabricated stair platforms to allow workers to conduct inspection or maintenance tasks safely over the work surface. Click here for more information about Safeguard Fabrication services.
The aviation industry presents unique safety challenges. Safeguard has the solution. We provide complete design and installation for any requirement. Installations may vary from small to large aircraft utilizing either an engineered beam & trolley system or a horizontal lifeline system. A typical installation, however, can accommodate up to two workers with safe access to the aircraft’s fuselage, wings or horizontal stabilizer areas.
These products meets all applicable OSHA, ANSI and CSA standards for fall protection.
Uni 8™ Overhead Fall Protection System
The Uni 8™ Overhead system meets the needs of transport and industrial customers including trucks, trains and aircraft, crane walkways and loading bays. This system also has applications in the entertainment and arena industry. The benefit of this system support heavy fall arrest and controlled rate descent devices, and ensures free and unhindered movement for workers when carrying out work at height. Click here for more information.
ManSafe™ Overhead Systems
ManSafe™ Overhead Systems provide maximum accessibility and hands-free mobility for workers at height to safely go about their duties. ManSafe™ systems are ideal for industrial and transportation environments where work is conducted in warehouses and loading bays. With a ManSafe™ overhead system the Constant Force technology is housed in an in-line energy absorber. If a connected worker falls, the Latchways Transfastener instantly locks on the cable to arrest the fall while the Constant Force energy absorber controls the load on the system. Click here for more information.