3M Rail

RoofSafe™ Horizontal Rail

The latest in fall protection technological development

RoofSafe Rail System is suitable for abseil anchorage and fall arrest and is ideal for roof slopes over 20degrees where work positioning is required. The extruded aluminium rail system can be fitted to build up and a composite metal pitched roof systems and a variety of standing seam roof systems, providing an extremely aesthetically pleasing and practical safety system.

Fast & cost effective installation

The Roofsafe™ horizontal aluminium Rail system is fixed to the outer skin of the roof system using aluminium bulb type rivets. The use of this type of rivet in the correct sequence ensures safety, without compromising the integrity of the roof. The small penetrations are further sealed using approved roofing products and rivets are supplied with caps. Fixing holes are drilled on site to suit the roof profile, ensuring installation is quick, easy and cost-effective.

Safety without compromise

Roofsafe Rail can be used to facilitate roof inspections, routine maintenance, gutter cleaning, façade access, access to roof plant and any number of other rooftop work procedures.


Roofsafe Rail conforms with International Fall Protection Standards including EN795, OSHA, CSA and AS/NZS and is CE Marked to the European PPE.

Key features:

Continuous safe roof access

The only direct to roof rail system that can facilitate changes in direction and roof slopes, ensuring continuous safe roof access where it is needed.

discreet design

Low profile and discreet design provide an unobtrusive safety anchorage solution, ensuring a buildings appearance need not be spoilt by anchor points and cables.

Multiple users

Allows more complex maintenance tasks to be undertaken in an efficient manner, including suspended rope access work.

Even load distribution

The fixing system ensures complete safety in the event of a multi-user fall without damaging the integrity of the roof system.

Limited deflection

The solid nature of the anchorage ensures no deflection or unnecessary loading of anchor points during use and makes the product especially beneficial on roofs with a pitch of more than 15 degrees. This gives the user a high level of confidence.

Less maintenance

Typical maintenance periods extend to 5-year intervals, providing the additional benefit of reduced cost of ownership.


A four-wheel attachment carriage runs effortlessly along the extruded aluminium rail.

Lightweight design

The lightweight modular rail system comes in 2.5m sections, making it easy to transport and handle on site.


Justin Earl

 Justin Earl

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