PBI Height Safety conduct their operations in accordance with the Health & Safety at Work Act 2015 and ACC accreditation. PBI complies with AS/NZS 1891.4 2000 Industrial fall-arrest systems and devices and all good practise guidelines for the Work at Height and Prevention of Falls.
All PBI staff are qualified to Advanced Height Safety Unit Standards NZQA 15757, 17600, 23229 and 25045. Staff that visit or work at project sites carry SiteSafe passes.
It is recognised that due to the nature of our industry there will be occasions when our workforce will be placed in potentially hazardous situations. PBI will take all practical steps to eliminate these hazards. Where it is not possible to eliminate the hazard, the effects will be minimized.
At all times work shall be planned and executed in such a manner that the safety of each employee and the public remains paramount. Our safety procedures include Health & Safety Management Plan, Site Specific Safety Plan (SSSP which includes Hazard Identification, safe operating procedures (SOP) competency register, task analysis, rescue plan, monitoring and notification forms), Worksafe notification of working at height. Personnel with requisite experience in the nature of the task to be performed and knowledge of safety procedures shall supervise all work.