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Permanently fixed vertical ladder system - Mild steel ladders

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Safety Fabrications Limited Third party certifications:
  • TUV - Safety and Quality Report

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Mild Steel galvanised fixed vertical ladders are designed to provide safe access for heights between 2 - 10m in a single flight all in accordance with BS 4211. (larger sizes are available).

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Application

Ascent Fixed Access ladders provide simple access solutions to complex access issues, including how to gain safe access to a rooftop or item of plant such as a Silo or tank without compromising the health and safety of the worker. 

Description

A Permanently fixed vertical ladder system designed to provide safe access for heights between 2 - 10m in a single flight all in accordance with BS 4211. (larger sizes are available). The Ascent ladders can be supplied with / without safety cage and guardrail. The Ascent ladders can be supplied to create access both externally onto a roof and internally to a roof hatch. All Ascent ladders are manufactured in accordance with CE / UKAS factory construction control procedures.

The Ascent fixed vertical ladders provide a simple access solution to roof or raised flooring height for maintenance and other occasional use. Investment in design and manufacturing technology has allowed for an access ladder system designed in accordance with BS 4211 and manufactured in accordance with BS EN ISO 3834-2 and BS EN 1090-1 + A1. This has produced an accurately manufactured product which is both easy to specify and install. An off the shelf product which will meet the challenges faced when creating safe access at height.


Features and benefits:

  • The range offers on-site adjustment to meet all needs whilst giving the safety and finished appearance of a bespoke product.
  • Available with either a simple step through at the head or a platform to clear obstructions with the option of a step down to suit. You can either fit your own fall protection system in accordance with EN 353-1 or Hoops can be supplied from stock where required.
  • A separate fall protection system in accordance with EN 353-1 can be fitted, or hoops can be supplied from stock where required.
  • Can be supplied in Aluminium or Galvanised Steel with or without platforms and hoops for fall protection.
  • Supplied with either a bracketry fixing kit or with freestanding feet where floor/ roof penetration is not possible.
  • All Ascent™ products have been approved through the necessary safety and structural calculations and are supplied in compliance with BS EN ISO 3834-2 and BS EN 1090-1 and are CE marked.
  • General arrangement drawings provided.
  • Supplied flat pack with easy to follow installer instructions.
  • Assembly fixings supplied, fixings to structure not included.
  • Design incorporates on-site levelling adjustment.
  • Standards range of heights up to 10 m.
  • Standard platform lengths up to 1500 mm.

General information

Color

Grey

Other

Finish

Powder-coated

Galvanized

Material

Steel

Mild steel.

Length

Bespoke

Maximum standard platform length.

Width

400 mm

Height

10000 mm

Maximum standard range for heights.

Warranty description

Seek manufactures guidance on the warranty conditions

20 year

Uniclass

Ss_35_10_30_62 Permanently-fixed vertical ladder systemsPrimary

CAWS

L30/410 Steel ladders

L35/130 Ladder system

L35/330 Ladders

Specification data - Permanently-fixed vertical ladder systems

Platforms

-

Material

Mild steel.

System accessories

None.

Anti-climb hoop cover.

Anti-climb ladder guard.

Ladder up post.

Self-closing gate.

Fall protection system.

Base fixing

Freestanding feet.

Where roof/ floor penetration is not possible.

To concrete.

Where roof/ floor penetration is possible (bracketry fixing kit).

Safety

Not required.

Fall protection system.

Hoops.

Width

400 mm.

Head layout

Platform.

Insert requirements (size of obstruction to clear), available up to 2500 mm long.

Step through.

Step down

Not required.

Required.

Insert height requirements.

Standards

To BS EN ISO 3834-2 and BS EN 1090-1 + A1 and 2.

Third-party certification

CE marked.

Sustainability data

Contains Red List materials

No

Country of material origin

United Kingdom

Country of product manufacture

United Kingdom

Embodied carbon

A1-A3 (production stage) as defined in BS EN 15804

1.37 kg CO₂ eq/kg

Recyclability

95%

Recycled content

80 %

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Third party certifications

TUV - Safety and Quality Report

TUV - Safety and Quality Report

Factory Production Control EN 1090-1

TUV - Safety and Quality Report

TUV - Safety and Quality Report

Management System as per BS EN ISO 3834-2:2021

TUV - Safety and Quality Report

TUV - Safety and Quality Report

Management system as per: BS EN ISO 9001:2015

Literature

Ascent Access Ladders - Mild Steel

Ascent Access Ladders - Mild Steel

Ascent Access Ladders - Installation Instructions

Ascent Access Ladders - Installation Instructions

Case studies

Fixed utilitarian access system - permanently-fixed vertical access ladder to Museum of Science & Industry - Manchester

Fixed utilitarian access system - permanently-fixed vertical access ladder to Museum of Science & Industry - Manchester

Fixed utilitarian access system, permanently-fixed vertical ladder system, multi-stage with mid-height platform and anti-climb guard

Fixed utilitarian access system, permanently-fixed vertical ladder system, multi-stage with mid-height platform and anti-climb guard

Permanently-fixed vertical ladder system - fixed access ladder to roof access hatch at Sheffield University Campus Building

Permanently-fixed vertical ladder system - fixed access ladder to roof access hatch at Sheffield University Campus Building

Permanently-fixed vertical ladder system; Cheadle Life Leisure - Greater Manchester

Permanently-fixed vertical ladder system; Cheadle Life Leisure - Greater Manchester

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