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LOCATION: Concrete products ARTICLE YEAR 2010
ACTIVITY: Access & Egress & Working at Height COMPANY: Leiths (Scotland) Ltd
SUB ACTIVITY: N/A COMPANY LOCATION: Head Office
BEST PRACTICE No: BP691 COMPANY TEL: 01224 876333
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: United Kingdom
TITLE  
Reducing risks from working at height
ARTICLE
DESCRIPTION

The team at Leiths (Scotland) Ltd has devised a range of solutions to risks associated with working at height which include:

A small, removable stair to gain access to the refuelling point on a mobile crane
A mobile platform that allows safe access to the top of a 2.5 metre high concrete culvert mould
A mobile access stair for safe access and egress whilst working on articulated lorry decks
A mobile platform used by personnel when working on the lorry deck.

BENEFITS

1.The risks from working at height have been significantly reduced

2. Involvement of the work force in the development and championing of these
solutions.
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