Category Archives: Roof Guardrail Systems

Benefits of Powder Coating or Galvanizing

Two common methods of providing protective finishes to underlying metal are powder coating and galvanizing. Powder Coating Powder coating is a strong and durable finish with a range of colors available, such as a safety yellow or a custom color.   This finish involves a barrier – layer protection.  An electrostatically charged coating applied to the […]

OSHA and IBC Guardrail Regulations

OSHA Guardrail and IBC Guardrail Regulations We often come across scenarios where OSHA guardrail regulations are being compared to IBC (International Building Code) regulations.  Here at EDGE, we see them in plans and specifications everyday, but there are a few key differences between the two types of regulations that should be highlighted so we better […]

The Truth About Roof Guardrail Systems

360 Mobile Hide-a-Rail Folding Rail Down - EDGE Fall Protection

Safety is a critical component of the workplace, and one place where it is most important is on the rooftop.  Fall fatalities from the rooftop account for almost 30% of all fall fatalities.  No other fall location has a higher percentage of deaths, making flat roof safety a absolutely necessary part of any company’s safety […]