Flatbed Truck and Trailer Fall Protection Solutions

Safety Barricade™ and Safety Platforms

Falls from flatbed trailers are a significant concern across various industries, leading to serious injuries and even fatalities. At Huntington Steel, our expertise in steel supply and fabrication has driven us to innovate and address this critical safety need.

Flatbed Truck Fall Protection

Introducing our comprehensive lineup of OSHA-compliant Flatbed Truck and Trailer Fall Protection solutions. As an AISC-certified fabricator, Huntington Steel is committed to the highest standards of safety and quality. Our Safety Barricades and Platforms are meticulously designed to provide unparalleled fall protection, ensuring that workers can perform their tasks safely and efficiently.

  • Versatility: Options available in 12′ and 16′ lengths tailored to fit diverse industry needs.
  • Outdoor Adaptability: Customized wheel options are perfect for various outdoor applications.
  • Fastest Installation: Experience the quickest setup in the market. Our products ensure efficient installation, making them a top choice for flatbed truck fall protection.
  • Easy Setup: Effortless installation with just 1 or 2 team members.
  • Secure Attachment: Directly fasten our products to the flatbed truck bed for maximum stability and safety.
  • Cost-Effective: Superior protection doesn’t have to come with a premium price tag. Experience top-tier safety without breaking the bank.

Safety Barricade™

Safety Platforms

Safety is at the heart of everything we do at Huntington Steel. With the challenges presented by flatbed trucks and trailers, we understand the importance of reliable fall protection solutions. Our Safety Barricades and Safety Platforms, backed by our AISC certification, are more than just products; they embody our dedication to ensuring workers’ safety across industries that rely on flatbeds. By choosing Huntington Steel, you’re not just selecting a product; you’re investing in a promise of quality, innovation, and unwavering commitment to safety.

FAQ

What products are offered under the Flatbed Fall Protection category?
  • We offer two distinct products designed for maximum safety during loading and unloading tasks on flatbed trailers: the Safety Barricade™ and the Safety Platforms. While both serve the purpose of fall protection, they have unique features catering to different needs.
How do I ensure OSHA-compliant placement of the Fall Protection System on a flatbed?
  • Roll the system so it directly contacts the flatbed trailer. Ensure the latches fit over the side rail or slots, and lock all three rear casters in place for optimal flatbed fall protection.
What are the OSHA-compliant guidelines when using the Fall Protection Systems on flatbed trailers?
  • When using our systems on only one side of the trailer, operators must remain on the protected half and not move past the centerline, ensuring flatbed truck fall protection.
How should I move and store the Safety Barricades and Safety Platforms?
  • The systems can be moved by one person, though it’s easier with two. For storage, place the units adjacent to unloading areas, ensuring they’re ready for flatbed trailer fall protection when needed.
What safety precautions ensure the best Flatbed Fall Protection?
  • Always inspect the systems for defects, wear proper personal protective equipment, and use the systems on flat, level surfaces. Avoid adverse weather conditions and follow the safety manual.
I'm having difficulty with the latches on my Safety Barricade. What should I do?
  • Ensure the system is aligned with the trailer’s side rail or slots. Inspect the latches for damage and adjust them for a proper fit.
How often should I maintain the Fall Protection Systems for optimal Flatbed Truck Fall Protection?
  • Regular inspections and maintenance are crucial. Check welds, verify latch functionality, apply grease to wheel screws quarterly, and perform paint touch-ups.
Is training required for effective Flatbed Trailer Fall Protection?
  • Yes, comprehensive training on the proper use, installation, and maintenance of the systems is recommended, ensuring optimal flatbed fall protection.
What is the manufacturer's liability regarding the Fall Protection Systems?
  • While our systems are designed for flatbed truck and trailer fall protection, the manufacturer is not responsible for injuries or damages from improper use. Users should follow all guidelines.