Heightsafety Gear Fall Arrest, Rope Access and Rope Rescue Systems for Working at Heights

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Heightsafety Gear specialises in fall arrest, rope access and rope rescue equipment and systems for safe working at heights. The company designs, develops, manufactures, assembles and distributes a full range of equipment for worker safety and performance.

Safety equipment for working at height

Heightsafety’s equipment conforms to the adopted European standards, governed by the South African Bureau of Standards (SABS). The company’s products proudly display the logo as, by being endorsed by SABS, Heightsafety Gear can guarantee the high quality of its products.

The quality of the product range is supported by a certified ISO: 9001 quality management system.

The company’s range of ready-to-use safety systems includes:

  • Fall arrest kits
  • Temporary vertical life lines
  • Temporary horizontal life lines
  • Self-rescue kits
  • Remote fall arrest rescue kits
  • Rope access basic and professional kits
  • Fall arrest supervisor kits
  • Basic rigging kits

Permanent life line systems

Heightsafety Line is a range of permanent, engineered solutions for the safe working at height access requirements when using fall arrest and/or rope access techniques. This uniquely patented design incorporates durability and simplicity to ensure an easy-to-use and low-maintenance height safety access solution.

Working at height training

For the past 13 years the Heightsafety group has been offering working at heights training through its own Heightsafety Training Academy. The company conducts hands-on training in fall arrest, rope access and rope rescue.

All learning programmes educate workers in the best practice techniques of the industry, so customers can be assured that Heightsafety always covers the fastest, safest way of performing each application. Through its practical training approach on-site, Heightsafety ensures maximum student participation with realistic training that can be applied in the workplace.

Heightsafety training course programmes include:

Fall arrest training programmes

  • Fall arrest technician level 1 (1 day)
  • Fall arrest technician level 2 (3 day)
  • Fall arrest supervisor (5 day)
  • Fall protection planner (3 day)

Rope access learning programmes

  • Rope access technician level 1
  • Rope access technician level 2
  • Rope access technician level 3

Steel scaffold learning programmes

  • Scaffold erector
  • Scaffold inspector

Rigging learning programmes

  • Work at height rigging technician

Successful equipment sales and training programmes with satisfied customers have taken place in countries such as Kenya, Angola, Rwanda, Tanzania, Sudan, Nigeria, Uganda, Botswana, Mozambique and Abu Dhabi.

About Heightsafety Gear

The Heightsafety Group has more than 20 years of experience in the working at height industries. The company’s hands-on approach and applied knowledge has given it the ability to develop quality products that are tailor-made to the needs of any specific task.

The quality and standards of Heightsafety Gear’s products are managed by a certified ISO 9001:2008 quality management system.

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Regional Offices

Heightsafety Gear Pty Ltd

Unit A5, Tillbury Business Park

1030 Sixteenth Street




South Africa

+27 11 314 3375 +27 11 314 2733 www.heightsafety.co.za

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