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Enhancing Safety and Accessibility: Exploring Different Roof Walkway Systems

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Roof Walkway Systems play a crucial role in ensuring the safety and accessibility of rooftops, especially in commercial and industrial settings. These systems provide a designated pathway for workers and maintenance personnel, minimizing the risk of accidents and damage to the roof surface.

In this blog post, we will explore the different types of roof walkway systems offered by Kee Systems, highlighting their features and benefits.

  1. Kee Walk® Roof Walkway System:

The Kee Walk® Roof Walkway System is a modular, non-penetrative solution designed to provide safe access to rooftops. Made from high-grade aluminium, this system is lightweight yet robust, making it suitable for various roof types, including metal, concrete, and composite.

Kee Walk

Key Features:

– Anti-slip treads: The Kee Walk® system features anti-slip treads that provide excellent traction, even in wet or icy conditions, ensuring maximum safety for users.

– Adjustable brackets: The system’s adjustable brackets allow for easy installation on roofs with slopes up to 35 degrees, ensuring a secure fit.

– Non-penetrative design: The Kee Walk® system does not require any drilling or welding, preserving the integrity of the roof and eliminating the risk of leaks.

Benefits:

– Enhanced safety: The Kee Walk® system provides a clearly defined pathway, reducing the risk of slips, trips, and falls. Its anti-slip treads and handrails offer additional support and stability.

– Easy installation: The modular design of the Kee Walk® system allows for quick and straightforward installation, minimizing downtime and disruption to operations.

– Versatility: This system can be customized to fit various roof configurations, ensuring compatibility with different building designs and layouts.

  1. Kee Guard® Roof Edge Protection:

Kee Guard® Roof Edge Protection is a collective fall protection system designed to prevent falls from roofs, ensuring compliance with safety regulations. This system provides a physical barrier around the roof edge, safeguarding workers and preventing unauthorized access.

KeeGuard Guardrail

Key Features:

– Counterbalance design: The Kee Guard® system utilizes counterweights to provide stability, eliminating the need for roof penetration and preserving the roof’s integrity.

– Adjustable fittings: The system’s adjustable fittings allow for easy installation on roofs with varying angles and parapet heights, ensuring a secure and reliable edge protection solution.

– Durable construction: Kee Guard® is made from galvanized steel, offering excellent resistance to corrosion and ensuring long-lasting performance.

Benefits:

– Compliance with safety regulations: Kee Guard® helps organizations meet safety standards by providing a collective fall protection solution that prevents accidents and injuries.

– Versatile installation: This system can be installed on various roof types, including flat, sloping, and metal roofs, making it suitable for a wide range of applications.

– Minimal maintenance: Kee Guard® requires minimal maintenance, reducing long-term costs and ensuring continued protection for years to come.

  1. Kee Step-Overs:

Kee Step-Overs are modular, non-penetrative systems designed to provide safe access over obstacles on rooftops, such as pipework, ductwork, and low-level walls. These systems offer a customizable solution to ensure safe passage without compromising the roof’s integrity.

Kee Step

Key Features:

– Adjustable height: Kee Walk® Step-Overs can be adjusted to accommodate different obstacle heights, ensuring a secure and level crossing.

– Lightweight construction: Made from aluminium, these step-overs are lightweight, making them easy to handle and install.

– Non-penetrative design: Kee Step-Overs do not require any drilling or welding, minimizing the risk of leaks and damage to the roof.

Benefits:

– Safe and efficient access: Kee Step-Overs provide a safe and efficient means of crossing obstacles on rooftops, reducing the risk of accidents and injuries.

– Customizable design: These systems can be tailored to fit specific obstacle configurations, ensuring a seamless and secure crossing solution.

– Quick installation: The modular design of Kee Walk® Step-Overs allows for quick and straightforward installation, minimizing disruption to operations.

Conclusion:

Investing in the right roof walkway system is essential for ensuring the safety and accessibility of rooftops.

Kee Systems offers a range of high-quality solutions, including the Kee Walk® Roof Walkway System, Kee Guard® Roof Edge Protection, and Kee Step-Overs.

These systems provide robust, non-penetrative solutions that enhance safety, comply with regulations, and minimize disruption during installation. By choosing the appropriate roof walkway system, organizations can create a safer working environment and protect their employees and assets.

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