Barriers

What is a barrier?A barrier is an obstacle, structure or fence that prevents movement or restricts access to a potentially dangerous or hazardous area. Barriers can be fixed or temporary dependent on the environment or application.Why are they important?Safety in the workplace is paramount and must be at the forefront of every employees mind. Ensuring the environment and the people in it are safe is the responsibility of everyone.What does it do?A barriers main function is to prevent accidents and safeguard people. They are also essential in the compliance of health and safety law, regulation and legislation.Different typesThere are many different types of barriers on the market to choose from. They can be categorised into two major types permanently fixed or temporary and easily moved. Whatever the need, a good safety barrier must be visible (often brightly coloured) and give clear instruction.Temporary Temporary barriers include pedestrian barriers, retractable tape tensa barriers, and scissor barriers, plastic work gate barriers, post base, and chain barriers. Temporary barriers are often lightweight and easy to manoeuvre. Temporary barriers are ideal for sectioning off an area that is under maintenance or repair or for crowd control and queue management.Fixed Fixed barriers include traffic barriers, crash and impact barriers, car park barriers and fences. The robust structures are anchored permanently to the concrete or floor with surface fixing bolts, through bolt anchors or chemical anchor bolts.ApplicationsBarriers are used in a wide range of health, safety and security applications. They provide protection for people in the workplace and everyday life. Some of the most common uses are; Factories Warehouse Offices Schools Outdoor entertainment / sporting events Traffic management Pedestrian control

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Description Price Colour Barrier Colour Barrier Type Sign Text Tape Colour Material Finish Tape Text Barrier Material Kit Includes Barrier Finish Depth Diameter Height
RS Stock No. 829-9075
BrandRS PRO
$185.12
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Yellow - Wall Mount Barrier Caution - Do Not Enter - Polyester - - - - - 4.6m - -
RS Stock No. 829-9084
BrandRS PRO
$185.12
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Yellow - Wall Mount Barrier Danger - Keep Out - Polyester - - - - - 4.6m - -
RS Stock No. 829-9078
BrandRS PRO
$43.80
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Black - Wall Mount Barrier - - Polyester - - - - - 4.6m - -
RS Stock No. 829-9071
BrandRS PRO
$185.12
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Black, Red - Wall Mount Barrier No Entry - Polyester - - - - - 4.6m - -
RS Stock No. 829-9069
BrandRS PRO
$133.29
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Black, Yellow - Wall Mount Barrier - - Polyester - - - - - 4.6m - -
RS Stock No. 503-770
BrandRS PRO
$207.14
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Red, White - - - - Polypropylene, Steel - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 768-2628
Mfr. Part No.897M-33-33-D4-MTE
BrandTensator
$238.05
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Black, Yellow Black Retractable Barrier - Black, Yellow - - - Plastic Magnetic Mount Housing, Retractable Strap - - - -
RS Stock No. 698-7802
Mfr. Part No.897-33-35-YD
BrandTensator
$259.02
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Yellow - - - - Stainless Steel - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 784-0559
Mfr. Part No.897-33-33-D4
BrandTensator
$146.66
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Black, Yellow - - - - PET - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 885-3571
Mfr. Part No.Skipper01-O B/Y
BrandSkipper
$136.27
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Black, Yellow - - - - - - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 773-4224
Mfr. Part No.CAS-MAX-D4
BrandTensator
$57.13
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Black, Yellow - - - - PET - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 126-2288
Mfr. Part No.Skipper01-YBY
BrandSkipper
$124.01
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Black, Yellow - - - Yellow/Black - - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 885-3666
Mfr. Part No.Skipper01-O R/W
BrandSkipper
$136.27
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Red, White - - - - - - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 773-4233
Mfr. Part No.CAS-MAX-D3
BrandTensator
$47.61
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Red, White - - - - PET - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 885-3622
Mfr. Part No.XS01-O B/Y
BrandSkipper
$124.01
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Black, Yellow - - - - - - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 784-0568
Mfr. Part No.897-33-33-D3
BrandTensator
$153.64
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Red, White - - - - PET - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 392-8917
Mfr. Part No.897-33-33-S4
BrandTensator
$139.68
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Black, Yellow - - - - PET - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 885-3587
Mfr. Part No.Post01-O
BrandSkipper
$88.01
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Orange - Post - - - - - - - - 500.38mm - 1.0008m
RS Stock No. 698-7798
Mfr. Part No.897-33-35-YA
BrandTensator
$259.02
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Yellow - - - - - - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 885-3580
Mfr. Part No.Post01-S
BrandSkipper
$81.40
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Silver - Post - - - - - - - - 500.38mm - 1.0008m
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