Prevention Of Falls - Working On Roofs

  • Prevention of Falls - Working on Roofs (PDF 145kb)
    Document Type: Publication
    Keycode: VWA957/01/06.05
    Industry: Construction, General, 
    Category: Falls Prevention, 
    Division Author: construction
    Publication Date: 01 August 2005
    Date First Published: 01 August 2005
    Summary: This publication provides guidance information on safe methods of conducting work on roofs.

About this publication

Prevention of Falls – Working on Roofs is a 6 page brochure intended to illustrate practical methods of reducing the likelihood of injuries from falls, both above and below two metres. The brochure looks at some common roof work tasks, ways of eliminating the hazard and basic safety principles that should be adopted when working on a roof.