Safe Work Australia Updates Code Of Practice – Is Your Fall Arrest System Compliant?
06/30/2015

Many property owners are still not aware of the latest changes to Model Code of Practice for Managing the Risk of Falls in the Workplace.

Online PR News – 30-June-2015 – Sydney, Australia – Safe Work Australia, the coordinating body for workplace health and safety in Australia, has revised the Model Code of Practice for Managing the Risk of Falls in the Workplace. Safe Work Australia amended the code in March 2015 but many property owners are still not aware of the modification. The revised model is now available for download on the Safe Work Australia website.

Fall arrest systems and roof anchor points need to be annually certified in order to ensure that they are still in safe working order. Professional certifiers use annually calibrated load testing equipment to ensure that all elements of a fall arrest system meet the Australian standard.

Sydney Anchor Points is a Sydney based anchor point installation and certification firm that provides height safety services for residential, commercial and industrial properties. In order to assist property owners in understanding the revised fall arrest system standards, Sydney Anchor Points is providing affordable certification services. The fully qualified height safety professionals at Sydney Anchor Points can explain in simple terms the latest standards and make sure that all components of a fall arrest system are compliant.