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Head for Heights

Our regular columns and sections are all contributions from leading industry figures.

19th Apr 2022

Arrest vs restraint: how to combat fall risks

Arrest vs restraint: how to combat fall risks 19th Apr 2022 Those who work at heights are exposed to various fall risks. It is...

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8th Feb 2022

Changing vs crossing over: what is the difference?

Changing vs crossing over: what is the difference? 8th Feb 2022 There is always a possibility that workers will have to change or cross...

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10th Dec 2021

Fall factors and forces

Fall factors and forces 10th Dec 2021 No matter what measures are in place to prevent it, there is still a possibility that a...

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18th Oct 2021

Confined spaces at heights

Confined spaces at heights 15th Oct 2021 Small and enclosed areas are not only found in underground industries like the mining sector. There are...

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20th Aug 2021

The ABCDs of fall protection

The ABCDs of fall protection 20th Aug 2021 The range of fall-protection equipment is so large that it can be difficult to decide what...

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16th Jun 2021

Working at heights: anchor points and lifelines

Working at heights: anchor points and lifelines 16th Jun 2021 Anchor points and lifelines are common pieces of equipment used when working at heights....

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6th May 2021

Suspension trauma can kill you!

Suspension trauma can kill you! 6th May 2021 Suspension trauma, also known as harness hang syndrome, suspension syndrome or suspension syncope, is a life-threatening...

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