Falls from Height in the Manufacturing Industry

05 Jan 2023 Publications Checklists and Articles English Work at Height Manufacturing

Falls from heights (FFH) accidents within the manufacturing sector, can occur during tasks involving non-routine work such as renovations or facilities management. Though often undertaken by external contractors, companies who are occupiers and principals are still liable under the Workplace Safety and Health Act to ensure that every worker carries out work safely. 

Two case studies have been included to show that neglecting measures against FFH can result in death at the workplace.