Concrete barriers are widely used on Australian roads. They reduce the risk of an out of control vehicle leaving the road or crossing the midline into oncoming traffic.
racing is an essential part of a sturdy temporary fencing system. Temporary fence bracing provides reinforcement and therefore extra support to long straight tracts of temporary fence. Additionally, it ensures fences are less likely to be hampered by wind and weather. It also provides a counterweight support for fences covered in banner mesh or shadecloth.
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Choosing a water filled barrier ultimately comes down to the posted speed limit on the road you’re working on. All water filled barriers used on Australian roads need to have a MASH rating to ensure that in the event of an accident or impact from a vehicle, the barrier will actually perform as expected.
A MASH TL-2 Rated barrier – the Armorzone, for example – can be used in areas with a posted speed limit of up to 70km/hr.
Road traffic barriers are often one of the first items to be installed at a worksite, ensuring that workers can be kept safe. Road barriers can be made from steel, concrete or plastic and they are used to line the traffic facing perimeter of work sites, protecting workers from cars and trucks passing by.
In this article, our barrier expert Ben Lorne explains how contractors can benefit from the fiercely customer-centric approach that Fortress Fencing offers to its clients.
Working at heights is a high risk activity and a leading cause of death and serious injury in Australia. In the five years to 2019, there have been 122 fatalities in Australia, with the statistics skewed towards workers over 45 and those in the construction industry.
Road safety barriers are rugged barricades made from concrete, steel or plastic. These highway barriers can often be seen on road and infrastructure projects where construction crews are building new bridges, duplicating highways, constructing new lanes and similar works.
Get guaranteed safety on site with pedestrian separation barriers
Pedestrian separation barriers are just one of the many ways you can bump up safety efforts on your Perth work site.
The A-Frame barrier available from Fortress Fencing is designed to meet the requirements of heavy-duty industrial sites, construction projects, and the mining and resource industries.