TEXT VERSION OF SLIDE:
Title: Guardrail Systems
Type: Text and Image Slide
Brackets for engineered guardrail systems can either be side mounted or deck mounted. Either way, employers should look to the manufacturer instructions or the recommendations of a registered professional engineer for proper installation.
At the bottom left is slide number 26.
At the bottom right is OSHA's logo.
[Includes two images side-by-side, the left image displaying a side mounted bracket for an engineered guardrail systems and the right image displaying a deck mounted bracket for an engineered guardrail systems.]
The ability to be either side mounted or deck mounted allows flexibility to employers when using the engineered guardrail systems we just observed.
Either way, consult the manufacturer's instructions or a registered professional engineer to ensure proper installation.