Access Platform

Access Platform

Access platforms

Our access platform ranges from 3 to 6 steps at a height of 690 mm to 1380 mm. We have slopes at 48° and 54° and are fitted with a unique grip lift mechanism that facilitates movement on castors. On the work platform it has chains on three sides for access and safety. The treads are built from expanded steel mesh as well as the platform, standing on to 200 mm rubber wheels and two 125 mm rubber casters.

What are access platforms?

ccess platforms, also known as aerial work platforms or elevated work platforms (EWPs), are versatile pieces of equipment designed to provide safe and reliable access to elevated areas. They are commonly used in construction, maintenance, and various industrial applications.

How do you use access platforms effectively?

  • Choose the appropriate platform for your specific requirements.
  • Conduct a thorough inspection of the platform before each use.
  • Familiarize yourself with the platform's controls and operating instructions.
  • Wear appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) such as a hard hat, safety harness, and non-slip footwear.
  • Adhere to weight capacity limits specified by the manufacturer.
  • Position the platform on a stable and level surface, engaging the brakes.
  • Use provided guardrails and harnesses for fall protection.
  • Be cautious of overhead obstacles and avoid working in adverse weather conditions.

What are access platforms used for?

Access platforms have a wide range of applications in various industries. Some common uses include:

  • Construction: Access platforms enable tasks such as painting, window installation, and facade maintenance at height.
  • Maintenance: They are used for warehouse stock picking, shelving operations, tree trimming, streetlight maintenance, and electrical repairs.
  • Industrial applications: Access platforms provide safe access to equipment for inspection, repair, and installation in factories and manufacturing plants.
  • Event management: They assist in setting up stages, lighting, and sound systems for concerts, festivals, and other events held in large venues.
  • Film and photography: Access platforms help capture aerial shots and provide stable platforms for camera operators during film production and photography.

In summary, access platforms are essential equipment that allows safe and efficient access to elevated areas. By using them effectively, you can complete various tasks across industries while ensuring the safety of workers.

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