Work above 2m used to be considered the height from which persons should be protected from falling. However, statistics show that many specified injuries result from falls from heights of less than 2m. Thus, working at height is any work where a person could fall a distance liable to cause injury — no minimum height is specified in the regulations.

Want to read more?

This content requires a Croner-i subscription.

No Subscription?


Contact us to discuss your requirements.

Book a demo
Call an Expert:

0800 231 5199

Talk to us on

live chat