Self-Supporting Guardrails for Workers at Height: What Are the Applicable Standards?
The law stipulates strict standards concerning the safety measures to be taken to protect workers at height. The reason for this is simple. Among the accidents that occur in the workplace, falls from height are at the top of the list for serious injuries and deaths. There are different protections systems for workers at height, and the self-supporting guardrail is – in some cases – the most suitable for the configuration of the premises. But what are the applicable standards in this field?