Saftec® Foldaway Working Platform

Saftec® Foldaway Working Platform is designed to be used as a working platform, due to the exceptional design, engineering and safety attributes the Saftec® is fitted with it can also be utilised as edge protection/ fall prevention as well as shoring of wall formworking.

Saftec® Foldaway Working Platform is fabricated with a small number of components that result in the system being extremely economical with an increased level of safety.


Saftec® Working Platforms are manufactured using the latest state of the art robotised facilities, providing extreme precision and thoroughness.

The Saftec® Working Platforms are designed to be easy to transport, maintaining product safety and quality.


Saftec® Foldaway Working Platform

The Saftec® Foldaway Platform has been designed to meet with safety requirements when formworking at height. This multi-purpose, foldaway platform is manufactured using a highly sophisticated production system, permitting increased working safety onsite.

The Saftec® Foldaway Platform consists of very few components, resulting in an easy to use system that can be used as edge protection / fall prevention, a working platform and shoring of wall formworking.

The monoblock structure of the Saftec® platform has a working size of 1,75m to 2,5m wide and 4,0m to 6,5m long. Suspension points are set at 1.5m apart with the intention of simplifying planning and assembly when on site. The Saftec® platform is also fitted with an automatic safety system that activates an in-built safety brake to be applied on supports, stopping the platform from becoming unslotted from the footing.

A protective netting is also incorporated alongside a front protective guard rail, with the ends being protected by lateral barriers to ensure circulation and additional safety during onsite works.


Saftec® Foldaway Platform – Specifications and Loads 

The Saftec® platform weighs 155 daN/ml with the rear extension applied.

Admissible Loads:
• The circulation Sub-load is 150 daN/m²
• Height of the maximum ”banche” 8.5 m (160 daN/ m²)
• Wind strength: 85 Km/h are 60 daN/m²
• Standard support 5000 daN


*** Our Formwork range is supplied by St Helens Plant Scotland, available to customers throughout Scotland, Ireland and overseas, for customers in England looking for formwork systems – please contact us ***