Is your facility set up for safety and success? With safe access resources becoming more and more of a necessity for today’s job sites, walkways and access platforms have become a crucial addition to industrial environments. ErectaStep access platforms and stairs make it easy to reach elevated areas and helps to mitigate the risk associated with doing so, allowing your crew to go about daily operations with minimal difficulty. Below, we’ll explore the many functions and benefits of ErectaStep access platforms and stairs, as well as the products offered by Northern Platforms. Read on to learn more!
Access platforms and stairs (commonly referred to as catwalks) are multifaceted in the purpose they serve, but are primarily designed to facilitate the safe movement of workers and equipment from point A to point B. Once put in place, access platforms and stairs can help workers safely access valves, switches, equipment, and other elements that would otherwise be inconvenient to reach. For manufacturing purposes, they also serve as a reliable way to safely cross over pipes, conveyors, HVAC systems and packaging lines. Using a combination of 5 components: Prefabricated Metal Stairs, Metal work Platforms, Industrial Handrails, Aluminum Stairs/Ladders and a Tower Support, ErectaStep’s modular design is sturdy, requires no fabrication and quickly bolts together to provide metal stairs,
Modular Access Platforms & Crossovers at Northern Platforms
Since 2002 Northern Platforms has been Western Canada’s leading source for safe access solutions including gangways, platform systems, crossovers and work platforms. Based in Leduc, Alberta, the Northern Platforms team is proud to provide exceptional customer service as wells as unbeatable products for all your operational needs. Alongside our inventory which features top brands like ErectaStep, SafeRack and more, you’ll also find extensive services dedicated to assisting with turnkey installation services and preventive maintenance, meaning you can trust us to help your crew reach where they need to go, every step of the way. Learn more about our portable access platform solutions as well as our extensive range of other items by contacting our team today!