Your protective equipment and safety devices need to ensure the safety of your employees and must function flawlessly during a rescue operation. For that reason, regular testing and maintenance of such equipment is legally required. In addition, the safety technology at non-continuous conveyors must meet current EU directives and the safety level requirements for high-bay warehouses. We can take care of regular testing on your behalf and will be pleased to advise you on this matter.
Westfalia is authorized by Skylotec, the fall-protection equipment specialist: We supervise and maintain the Skylotec Milan height rescue device in accordance with standard EN 365:2004. Equipment is tested annually, revisions take place every five years.
In accordance with the trade association and DGUV (German Social Accident Insurance) Regulation 112-198, personal protective equipment (PPE) against falls from a height must be tested at least once a year by a qualified person. Our employees are qualified and authorized under DGUV rule 312-906 to test your work-at-height PPE.
According to the applicable EU directives, the annual safety inspection of non-continuous conveyors is mandatory for your storage system. This includes checking the functionality of the safety-related technical equipment of the technology used. We inspect your storage and retrieval machines including ladders and conveyor technology including vertical conveyors and transfer car.