Safety nets are definitely one of the most effective solutions for temporary prevent fall hazards. As a passive fall protection system, safety netting allow securing open edges of buildings without requiring the intervention of workers. This is a key factor as it exclude employee’s decision to ensure themselves or not. Safety at the construction site is thus always guarantee, regardless of the employee’s approach to safety procedures.
As a means of collective protection equipment (CPE), it creates a safety environment for people working at height, which results in a faster pace of work. If you want to know more about this, we encourage you to read our complete guide about safety nets.
In this category you will find information about: the European standard EN ISO 1263 regulating this type of safety nets, netting for preventing fall hazards, falling objects netting, how to properly protect works at height, etc.