Roofing temporary edge protection equipment exists to protect a person against falls. It is most commonly used during the construction of residential or commercial buildings. It primarily consists of a toe board, guard rail, and secondary intermediate rail, but there are other equipment types with more innovative features.
According to the Edge Protection Federation, this equipment is designed to prevent people or objects from falling to a lower level. There are different types of protection for different roof types, and there are regulations to be followed for each of them. Stay on this page to learn more about these protection systems.