Preventing breakages of frameless glass balustrades

How to eliminate or reduce the workplace health and safety risk of frameless glass balustrades breaking.

Published: 01 Nov 2013
File type: PDF
File size: 122.91 kB
Length: 2 pages
Reading level: Medium

What it contains

Frameless glass barriers or can sometimes break or shatter, creating a health and safety risk for people near the glass when it breaks. This document outlines the occupational health and safety duties of workplaces that have frameless glass. It explains:

  • how to protect employees while installing these barriers (balustrades)
  • how to protect employees during building construction activity