Permanent Guardrail

Permanent Guardrail

DFP manufactures and installs permanent guardrail and safety railing for situations such as rooftops, catwalks, mezzanines, loading docks, and access platforms where portable guardrail is not suitable.  If your fall protection application involves these or any of the following, ask DFP about permanent guardrail:

Guardrail can be custom powdercoated to your RAL specifications
Guardrail can be custom powdercoated to your RAL specifications
A Guardrail system protects workers on top of an HVAC unit
Guardrail can be custom powdercoated to your RAL specifications
Guardrail can be custom powdercoated to your RAL specifications
A Guardrail system protects workers on top of an HVAC unit
Guardrail can be custom powdercoated to your RAL specifications
Guardrail can be custom powdercoated to your RAL specifications
A Guardrail system protects workers on top of an HVAC unit
Guardrail can be custom powdercoated to your RAL specifications
Guardrail can be custom powdercoated to your RAL specifications
A Guardrail system protects workers on top of an HVAC unit
  • Guardrail requiring installation at the edge of roof
  • High sloped roofs
  • Mounting on a parapet or parapet extension
  • Slippery metal roofs
  • Metal Deck / Standing Seam
  • Loading Docks

We are a complete turnkey provider of OSHA compliant guardrail / safety railing fall protection systems and have years of experience designing and installing guardrail systems.  Contact us for expert assistance with your fall arrest, fall restraint and fall protection safety requirements.

OSHA Regulations

  • Guardrail
    • 1926.502(b)(1) Top edge height of top rails, or equivalent guardrail system members, shall be 42 inches (1.1 m) plus or minus 3 inches (8 cm) above the walking/working level. When conditions warrant, the height of the top edge may exceed the 45-inch height, provided the guardrail system meets all other criteria of this paragraph.
    • 1926.502(b)(2)(i) Midrails, when used, shall be installed at a height midway between the top edge of the guardrail system and the walking/working level.
    • 1926.502(b)(3) Guardrail systems shall be capable of withstanding, without failure, a force of at least 200 pounds (890 N) applied within 2 inches (5.1 cm) of the top edge, in any outward or downward direction, at any point along the top edge.
    • 1926.502(b)(5) Midrails, screens, mesh, intermediate vertical members, solid panels, and equivalent structural members shall be capable of withstanding, without failure, a force of at least 150 pounds (666 N) applied in any downward or outward direction at any point along the midrail or other member.

Did You Know?

In general Industry, any leading edge that is four feet or higher than the surface below must be protected from fall hazards?