Open Grill walkways & maintenance access platforms to BS 4592 & BS 516 require regular inspection under The Provision & Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER).

We provide a Compliance based inspection & testing service as part of a Periodic Inspection regime / PPM for Open grillage walkways to BS 4592 which can be found across a wide variety of applications from Heavy Industrial settings to buildings of Architectural merit. They are typically installed to form a safe anti-slip means of access / egress. As such they are classed as a piece of work equipment & require regular inspection under The Provision & Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER).

The Inspection required under PUWER can take the form of a regular visual inspection carried out by a competent person. In the event that an independant third party is required to undertake this inspection – Eurosafe Solutions can take on the role of the competent person.The Inspection of Open Grillage walkways and maintenance access platforms can take the form of a regular visual inspection carried out by a competent person.

PUWER regulation 6 specifies the circumstances where inspection is required to ensure healthy and safe conditions are maintained: one circumstance identified is… where work equipment is exposed to conditions causing deterioration liable to result in dangerous situations. Given Grillage walkway is often located external to a building or at height – it can often require a regular planned inspection