Site Safety


Site safety measures and technical solutions (i.e. scaffolding, safety nets, and scissor-lifts) take priority over personal safety equipment (harnesses, climbing ropes, anchors).

The use of personal safety equipment should be implemented wherever the entire site cannot be secured, or where working on a platform would be more dangerous than roping up. The argument that “scaffolding is expensive” does not justify not building one.

Rescue should always be possible with the equipment on site.

You will find helpful information to the following topics:


Working on roofs

Wood construction

Solar installations

Conditions for the installation of safety equipment