Rooftop Hatch Guardrail Solution

FLS Hatch Kits prevent falls into open hatches, and promote safe entry and exit of rooftop openings for workers while also providing a secure handrail for enhanced safety. Components and fittings for FLS’s Hatch Kits and railing systems are coated with zinc to ASTM A153, and ASTM A53 for all 1¼” Schedule 40 pipe, providing dependable, weather and time-resistant protection against corrosion.

Exceeds OSHA Requirements for Roof Opening Fall Protection

Designed to comply with OSHA 29 CFR 1910.23 and 29 CFR 1910.27, FLS Hatch Kits provide necessary safety railing that prevents accidental traverse across an unprotected opening, ensuring safe rooftop access by workers.

Adjustable & Versatile

The FLS Hatch Kits are designed to provide flexibility to adapt to already existing roof openings, ladderways and doorways. With multiple variations available to satisfy many possible configurations, FLS Hatch Kits also integrate seamlessly with FLS FlexGuard Railing System to provide maximum ability to accommodate any condition. Adjustable, galvanized clamps are used in the railing system, facilitating fast and easy assembly and installation.

Expertise In Rooftop Fall Protection

FLS is your turnkey fall protection provider. Contact us today for more information on our Hatch Kits and other rooftop safety solutions.

FLS Hatch Kit Features & Advantages

  • Meets OSHA standards
  • Exceeds railings strength requirements
  • Works with all rooftop hatches
  • Rails provide grab bars to facilitate easy roof access
  • Multiple configurations available to meet any hatch specification
  • Integrates with existing openings and ladderways
  • Corrosion resistant, rugged, sturdy components have a galvanized finish
  • No snag points or sharp edges

Hatch Kit Case Studies

Karbach Brewery Case Study

FLS installed approximately 900 total feet of FlexGuard Permanent Guardrail on various areas of the main building roof. The area around the rooftop access hatch was able to be protected by FlexGuard Permanent, due to the versatility and adjustability of the product.

Rooftop Fall Safety Solutions

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