Roof Safety Anchor Points
Anchor points are a vital part of a fall protection system
Harness Anchor Points and fall arrest anchors
Anchor Safes range of roof anchor point systems not only maximise the safety of people working at heights but are also cleverly designed to provide free and easy movement. With a range of anchoring systems to suit any application we can design, supply, install, maintain and recertify harness anchor points and fall arrest anchors to meet your height safety needs.
The roof anchor point systems we recommend don’t just offer superior safety – they’re cleverly designed to provide free and easy movement for people working at heights. We pride ourselves in our quality workmanship and the premium roof anchor points we install in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra and surrounding areas
Choosing the right roof Anchor Point
Anchor Safe’s height safety experts can design a customised system specifically to suit your application, ensuring maximum safety for workers at heights and value for money for your business.
We consider the type of anchor point and mount required to suit a variety of surfaces such as steel, corrugated, span, concrete, tile, truss or steel purlin mount. Using this information we strategically place our anchors to ensure easy access to key areas, ensuring movement at heights is convenient and safe. Our team will also assess whether people working at heights should be connected via a fixed or an adjustable lanyard and provide advice and specialty equipment to suit. Not sure what anchor system you need? Click here to read about the different types of anchor points and where to use them.
Our roof anchor point systems offer many benefits:
- Simple retrofit design, fall arrest rated
- Cost-effective, low visual appearance
- Advanced energy-absorbing properties
- Simple installation and low profile system
- Water tight seals
We supply respected roof anchor products, including:
Roof Anchor Point system installation
Anchor Safes experienced team of experts can take care of all your installation needs for our range of roof anchor points. With an emphasis on value for money and customer service, our team will strategically and securely mount the specified anchors to ensure they meet stringent Australian height safety standards whilst allowing for easy and convenient movement around the area of application.
Check out our case study on the improvements Anchor safe made to the Australian War Memorial to see our roof anchor systems in action.
Roof anchor point testing, certification and maintenance
It’s better to be safe, than sorry. If you’re not sure your anchor points are compliant or if they haven’t been tested for a while, we’d be happy to get a member of the Anchor Safe team out to your site to inspect and test your anchor points to ensure they’re compliant with the appropriate Standard.
How often do anchor points need to be inspected and certified?
Under AS/NZS 1891 all roof anchor points of varying types and applications must be inspected and certified by a competent and licensed person every 12 months to meet stringent Australian height safety requirements.
Permanent Anchor Points are ideally suited to our clients that require maintenance such as skylight cleaning, solar panel care and gutter repairs, by using a fall restraint anchor point system it allows you to safely work along the fall edge.
Anchor Safe’s installation professionals have been extensively trained to comply with AS/NZS 1891 – Industrial fall-arrest systems and devices. As part of the installation, Anchor Safe supplies installation certificates and manuals as required by AS/NZS 5532.
Surface Mount Roof Anchor Points
Surface Mount Anchor Points are commonly used on metal clad roof areas.
Easy to install and can be used on most metal roofs. These are versatile and are attached directly to the rooftop with 2 x 14G Stainless Screws in to the substructure and 8 x 8mm Bulb Tite Rivets into the roof membrane.
Concrete Mount Roof Anchor Points
Designed to be fixed into concrete surfaces either through chemical fix or a torque anchor. This anchor point is more subtle than regular mounts. Commonly used on concrete roofed high-rise buildings for abseil use or fall arrest/restraint.
Tile roof anchor points incorporates unique energy absorbing properties allowing fixture to timber structures with tiled roof construction. One piece profiled unit with mounting compatibility to suit most timber truss/tiled roof construction. No need to penetrate individual roof tiles & these anchor points can also be easily powder coated to blend in with surroundings.
Temporary Roof Anchor Points
A temporary Anchor Point is used when there are no permanent anchors installed, allowing the user to fix to most rooftops, giving you the flexibility to complete the job safely without having to install permanent anchor points. Shop our temporary anchors now
These are not suitable for abseil. Commonly used for one-off jobs, for regular maintenance permanent anchor points or guardrail and walkway is recommended.