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Quarrying and Mineral Processing Health and Safety

The HSE states that that quarrying is one of the most hazardous industries and working environments of all sectors. Over 3500 workers on these sites have suffered a reportable injury since 2000 with some of those being fatal. Working at height is also the single biggest cause of serious and fatal injury in the construction…

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How to manage safety on mezzanine floors

Mezzanine and other high-level platforms can be used for storage purposes if built and used effectively. These platforms can be of benefit for companies in need of extra capacity within their factories or warehouse facilities without the need to extend or even move location. Health and safety should always be at the forefront of operations…

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Why pallet gates improve work productivity

The pallet gate allows for the safe loading and unloading of pallets and stock at varying levels. For years, warehouses and storage facilities have been evolving and adapting to the various needs of their suppliers. Implementing new changes, floors, platforms and heights has meant that increased storage levels has also come with increased levels of…

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Ajax exhibiting at the Safety and Health Expo

Ajax exhibiting at the Safety & Health Expo 2020 Ajax is pleased to announce we’re exhibiting at the Safety and Health Expo from 8th-10th September at the ExCel centre in London. The UK’s leading global health and safety event will bring together over 13,000 health and safety professionals from across the construction, manufacturing, education and warehousing…

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Case study for leading waste management company

Ajax were approached by a leading waste management company to provide a safe access system for their employees. The client needed an access system that enabled tanker access for inspection and loading; the system needed to be easy to operate, durable and addressed working at height safety concerns. Ajax Solution Ajax arranged a number of…

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A guide to safe access health & safety

Those who work in environments that require safe access products are those who are most likely to have an accident in the workplace. Safe access products minimise this risk as much as possible; however, it is still possible for incidents to occur. This is why it’s extremely important businesses understand what products they need and…

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How to minimise common risks when working at heights

Working at heights can be done extremely safely when the correct procedures and equipment are used. Despite this, there are still many injuries each year as a direct result from working at height. The most likely causes of injuries come from; using ladders incorrectly, overstretching while using stepped equipment and using the incorrect equipment such…

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Benefits of bespoke access platforms

Bespoke access platforms are the ideal solution to meet your companies safety needs. The main benefit of using Ajax as your access platform fabricator is the flexibility we can offer in design. We offer a wide range of access platform products that can be used in a number of industries and sectors. Safety remains the…

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The Benefits Of Using Stainless Steel

One of the most popular and durable metals used and adopted in modern society, stainless steel has been adopted in over 90% of commercial businesses. From hospital surgical wards to fine dining, this unique material can be fabricated and shaped into a significant number of tools, structures and machines – making it our most versatile…

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The Features and Benefits of Pallet Gates

For years, warehouses and storage facilities have been evolving and adapting to the various needs of their suppliers. Implementing new changes, floors, platforms and heights has meant that increased storage levels now also come with increased levels of worker injury and the potential for falls and slips. With the risk of damage to both human…

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