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Roof Edge Protection Regulations in New Zealand

Roof Edge Protection Regulations in New Zealand

A fall from height is the most serious hazard associated with roof work. Investigations from the Department of Labour shows that more than 50% of f...
Proscaf Aluminium Provides Proven Savings for Scaffolding Industry

Proscaf Aluminium Provides Proven Savings for Scaffolding Industry

This New Zealand company providing scaffolding and height access solutions for use in construction worldwide is challenging traditions for financia...
Safety in the Trucking Industry

Safety in the Trucking Industry

The trucking industry has also been making strides with innovations that are paving the way towards safer operation while the trucks are stationary. Safety and efficiency in the trucking industry just got a whole lot better with SafeSmart Access range of platform products for trucks and large machines.
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Event Essentials with SafeSmart

Need to create an event venue that is safe and easy to install? SafeSmart Access brings you a range of modular staging, seating and event accessori...
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Worksite Safety with Debris Netting

Debris comes in all shapes and sizes, so not just any type of netting can be used. For example, brick-and-mortar removal projects require vastly di...
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Spanish Supplier of Safety Nets

New Zealand is known as one of the countries in the world that make a commitment to the safety and protection of its workers. When it comes to work...
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SafeSmart Access Exclusive Distribution of Leach’s and Big Ben Tools

SafeSmart Access are proud stockists of Leach’s and Big Ben scaffolding supplies. SafeSmart is here to provide New Zealand scaffolders with a range...
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Suppliers of Big Ben Scaffolding Tools

SafeSmart Access supplies a range of scaffolding tools from test kits, induction levels, belts, harnesses, helmets and more. We’re proud to be New ...
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Wind Effects on Scaffolding and Rigging

Sydney-based Engineer for SafeSmart Access, Joseph Lo Presti is also a member of Standards Australia Joint Technical Committee BD-036, Scaffolding....
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SafeSmart Wellington Officially Opens For Purchase Or Hire

While SafeSmart Access’s Wellington yard has been operating since May of this year, Branch Manager, Ashley Whitehouse (Ash) – known for his meticul...
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Ohakea Air Force Base Aircraft Meets Height Access Solution

Hawker Pacific’s Maintenance Repair Operations (MRO) contacted SafeSmart Access for assistance with a solution for accessing the KingAir B250 base...
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Proscaf at Park Hyatt Wynyard Wharf

New Zealand’s booming international tourism industry is creating demand for the construction of hotels in its largest city. Aptly named the ‘City o...
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Garden City Helicopters

Garden City Helicopters in Christchurch approached SafeSmart Access with a problem. They needed a way to access the rotor heads on their R-44 helic...
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Oriental Bay Cable Car

The owner of a clifftop house at Wellington’s prestigious Oriental Bay has decided to install a cable car to provide access from the coastal road b...
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Air Mauritius Partnering with SafeSmart

In recent months, SafeSmart has been working with Air Mauritius in designing a suite platform to provide maintenance and accessibility to the Airbu...
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Bowen Hospital Excavation Propped Up by Proscaf

Wellington’s Bowen hospital, located on a hilly site in the Harbor Capital needed to expand.  With valuable car parking between the busy road and t...
SafeSmart Adds Extra Mussel to Safety in Auckland

SafeSmart Adds Extra Mussel to Safety in Auckland

Westpac Mussels were established in 1979, and they have become well-known for their New Zealand Greenshell Mussels.   Key to their productivity is the upkeep of refrigeration machinery and infrastructure – facilities which in some cases feature sub-zero temperatures that people must enter to work in.

New Scaffolding Apprenticeship Scheme for New Zealanders - FAQ

New Scaffolding Apprenticeship Scheme for New Zealanders - FAQ

WHAT DOES THE SCAFFOLDING APPRENTICESHIP INVOLVE? Skills offers the 2.5 to 3 year scaffolding apprenticeship program that is aimed at teaching all the required skills to enable the apprentice to apply for a Trade Certificate of Competence. For more information....
Health & Safety Spotlight - Ladder Gates and Toe Boards

Health & Safety Spotlight - Ladder Gates and Toe Boards

New Zealand’s legal construction standards and best practice can sometimes be difficult to understand and interpret. The bottom line is that it is paramount to keep the health and safety of contractors and builders in check.
Worldwide Site Safety With Adjustastairs

Worldwide Site Safety With Adjustastairs

Workplace injuries are a common concern across the globe. In the U.S, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) states falls and slips account for at least 15% of all accidental deaths.
SafeSmart Access Opens Distribution Centre in Wiri

SafeSmart Access Opens Distribution Centre in Wiri

Since opening our new distribution centre at Wiri, South Auckland in November last year, the response from our customers has been overwhelming. Our Auckland customers have been eager for the opportunity to visit the site and see our product – particularly the newly launched lightweight Proscaf Aluminium which is attracting very strong interest from the scaffolding industry nationwide.

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