How Do I Use Walkboards On Standing Seam Roofs?

How Do I Use Walkboards On Standing Seam Roofs?

Posted by Howie Scarboro - CEO Fall Protection Distributors, LLC on Jan 25th 2024

Beyond Walkboards: Unlocking the Full Potential of the SSRA1 Component System

While the SSRA2 Roof Jack Adapters excel at transforming your SSRA1 anchors into secure walkboard platforms, its capabilities extend far beyond that. This innovative system empowers you to tackle a diverse range of safety needs on standing seam roofs:

  • Fall Protection Anchor Point: The SSRA1 anchors themselves are OSHA-certified fall protection points, eliminating the need for additional bulky equipment. Simply connect your fall arrest system and work with confidence.

SSRA1 anchor for fall protection on standing seam roofs.

  • Horizontal Lifeline Deployment: Need to create a continuous safety line across the roof? The SSRA3 Anchor Plates seamlessly integrates with horizontal lifelines, providing workers with secure movement across the entire work area.

SSRA HLL kit for deploying horizontal lifelines on standing seam metal roofs.

  • Tie-Off Points: Whether securing tools or materials, the SSRA1 anchors serve as reliable tie-off points, ensuring everything stays put where it needs to be.
  • Roof Jacks and More: As you mentioned, the SSRA2 Roof Jack Adapters are just one component of the versatile SSRA1 ecosystem. 

SSRA2 Roof Jack Adapters for using walkboards on standing seam roofs.

Why the SSRA1 System Reigns Supreme:

The reason no other system comes close to the SSRA1 lies in its unique combination of advantages:

Unmatched Compatibility: Covering an astounding 95% of standing seam profiles, the SSRA1 system eliminates compatibility headaches and adapts to practically any roof you encounter.

Unrivaled Versatility: From walkboards and fall protection to lifelines and tie-offs, the SSRA1 system is your one-stop shop for all your standing seam safety needs.

Cost-Effective Efficiency: Investing in the SSRA1 system equips you for a multitude of tasks, eliminating the need for multiple, expensive specialized tools.

Streamlined Convenience: No more juggling different systems and equipment. The SSRA1 provides a seamless, integrated approach to standing seam safety.

Investing in the SSRA1 System means:

Enhanced safety and peace of mind for your crew on every job.

Increased productivity and efficiency with one system handling all your safety needs.

Reduced costs and clutter by eliminating the need for multiple specialized tools.

Demonstration of your commitment to best practices in standing seam roof safety.

Don't settle for limitations. Embrace the power of the SSRA1 system and experience the ultimate in standing seam safety. Order yours today and unlock a world of possibilities!

Howie Scarboro, C.E.O. and co-founder of Fall Protection Distributors, L.L.C., recognized the need for continued improvements in roofing safety during the 2010 MetalCon show in Las Vegas. He joined forces with SnoBlox-Snojax, a leader in snow retention and seam clamping technology for metal roofs, to create the SSRA1 prototype. Tested by Gravitec for OSHA/ANSI certifications, the SSRA1 proved to be the industry's lightest, most robust, and most universal-fit anchor point for standing seam roofs. Fall Protection Distributors, L.L.C. was born in 2015, shaping the future of fall protection and instilling confidence in the industry.