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Roofsafe™ and UniRail™ compliment the existing range of cable based fall protection systems, by offering safety professionals, building owners, designers and specifiers well engineered , functional height safety solutions that do not compromise aesthetics in modern building designs. As well as complimenting building facades, the UniRail™ System also provides solutions to more specific safety issues, such as where the ground clearance required to arrest a fall is minimal.

UnirailUniRail Attachment Carriage

The UniRail™ system is a rigid, extruded aluminium rail system that provides an extremely aesthetically pleasing and functional solution to modern fall protection problems. The system provides a continuous attachment where a fall hazard exists via a four wheel carriage. The system can be used as a proactive restraining system for multiple users, as a fall arrest system for two users and as an abseiling system for such activities as window cleaning.

The modern UniRail™ system has been designed to facilitate ease of installation and to allow for thermal expansion and contraction during seasonal temperature variations. This is achieved by way of anchorages that when fixed to a structure allow the rail to float.

The UniRail™ system can be formed to accommodate changes of gradient and direction in both axis of the rail extrusion, facilitating changes in direction and ensuring continuous attachment and total functionality.

Two types of rail fixing system are offered and specialist fixing applications can be accommodated following consultation.

Concealed Fix - The Concealed Fix System loses a little installation simplicity to greater aesthetic appeal, The anchorages and joints of the system can be fixed to the structure so that the fasteners cannot be seen. The anchorages are fitted to the structure before the rail is slid into position.

Slide Fix - The Slide Fix System provides maximum installation flexibility because the fasteners are left exposed. This means that the anchorages can be slid onto the rail and the whole rail section, including the anchorages can be offered up to the structure, for marking, drilling and fixing. For system maintenance and inspections, the fasteners remain exposed enabling maintenance engineers to conduct pull out tests or check that torque settings remain at the correct level.

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The UniRail™ Systems can be used to provide a safety solution for a wide variety of access problems, such as window cleaning, vehicle access, gutter cleaning and specialised access problems such as water treatment tanks and other cylindrical vessels or structures. The UniRail™ System can also be used as a suspended access system.


The Roofsafe™ Rail System is the very latest in fall protection technological development. The extruded aluminium rail system can be retro-fitted to built up and composite metal pitched roof systems and a variety of standing seam roof systems, providing an aesthetically pleasing safety system. Roofsafe™ can be used to facilitate roof inspections, routine maintenance, gutter cleaning, access to roof plant and any number of other roof top work procedures.

The Roofsafe™ System eliminates many common hazards associated with cable based fall protection systems and other roof mounted rail systems, including swing fall hazards, cable fretting, cable tension, cable deflections and passing intermediate cable supports. This makes Roofsafe™ an extremely safe, extremely functional safety solution.

Key Features of the System include:

  • Roofsafe™ is the only direct to roof rail system that can facilitate changes in direction and roof slopes, eliminating the need for messy looking swing fall posts, anchor points and ropes.
  • A patented Roofsafe™ Be-Lay System eliminates swing fall hazards from the gable ends of roofs, whilst maintaining complete user functionality and fall arrest capability for hazards such as roof lights.
  • A four wheel attachment carriage runs effortlessly along the extruded aluminium rail, making the system extremely user friendly.
  • The lightweight modular rail system comes in 2.5mtr sections, making it easy to transport and handle on site.
  • Even load distribution through the fixing system ensures complete safety in the event of a multi-user fall without damaging the integrity of the roof system.

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Roofsafe™ for Built Up & Composite Roof Systems

The system is fixed to the outer skin of the roof system using aluminium bulb type rivets. The use of this type of rivet in the correct sequence ensures safety without compromising the integrity of the roof. The small penetrations are further sealed using approved roofing products. Installation is quick, easy and cost effective.

Roofsafe™ for Standing Seam Roof SystemsRoofsafe

A range of non-penetrative clamps enables the system to be fitted to a variety of standing seam roof systems.

An ongoing testing and verification program with major roofing manufacturers continues to expand the range of clamps currently available.

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