Common industrial metal stair configurations

Common Industrial Metal Stair Configurations

ErectaStep created a whole line of, OSHA compliant industrial metal stair solutions, for companies like yours. Thousands of companies all over the world use the ErectaStep modular system to build modular stair systems that can access any point at a job site. ErectaStep can meet any height challenge with style, strength, and easy installation. Most Safety managers on a routine facility tour will have “Look at Safety Stairs” or “Look at work platforms” items on their punch list. These categories, particularly the Safety Stairs, can be an OSHA target during a review. On your next tour, take a look at the condition of anything in your plant or site that has a metal staircase and decide whether it is time to upgrade to a more modern stair system.

Whether you need a new system or you need to replace an aging system, the consultants at ErectaStep can help you assess your needs, so you get the exact stair system your company needs. Call ErectaStep today!

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HVAC Equipment Entry Stairs

HVAC suites are a common constant destination. Whether they are situated on a rooftop or outside a facility on the ground level HVAC systems, need to be accessed for routine maintenance, repairs, and switchouts of replenishable items. The stairs going to the HVAC suites need to handle heavy loads, constant traffic, and remain safe for your companies workers and HVAC contractors. ErectaStep’s modular stair components are in place at thousands of installations. ErectaStep can meet the size requirements of any HVAC suite. Call us today to see how easy it is to create OSHA compliant access to your HVAC center.


Crossover Stairs

Crossover Stairs

Your production floor or site can never have enough crossover stairs. Install versatile ErectaStep crossovers to get workers safely over production lines, horizontal pipes, and other industrial obstacles that are at floor level. Ducking under production lines is a bad habit and a source of workplace injuries. ErectaStep crossover solutions are easy to install, are OSHA compliant and ready to be shipped today.


Access Platforms

Access Platform

Access platforms or elevated work platforms raise your workers to where a task or an entryway is. When you use the OSHA compliant components of the ErectaStep system, your company can design and install a work platform that is strong, reliable, and safe for your workers. The stairs meet all the new OSHA regulations and the handrails, guardrails, and platforms are modular, which means that you can mix and match them to design a platform of any size that fits your needs. ErectaStep Work platforms are the best alternative to renting scaffolding. Save money and get started with an ErectaStep platform today.


Mezzanine Access Stairs

Mezzanine Access Stairs

So many companies today are taking advantage of the unused space that is above the floor. Utilizing your companies inside airspace to expand work and storage capacity is smart, cost-effective, and easy to do with an ErectaStep System. Mezzanine systems are designed using the same industrial metal stairs, ladders, and metal platforms that are at the heart of any ErectaStep system. The modular system allows you to design and create an extra level in your workspace that can be used for anything.


Assembly Line System

Assembly Line Platform

ErectaStep stair and platform systems built alongside assembly areas or vehicle loading areas keep your workers at the right level to work comfortably and safely. A worker can reach any point of an assembly point or work area easily. If your company has needs for customized work platforms, ErectaStep can be molded around any work situation and to any level. Whether your company installs complex avionics or other components, an ErectaStep staired platform can handle the job. Call ErectaStep today.


Roof Access

Roof Access

Access to roof hatches is becoming a necessity for most industrial buildings. The many reasons for a worker needing to get to the roof include access to HVAC suites, solar panel arrays, and elevator housings. These stairs need to be heavy-duty to allow workers to access rooftop work areas while carrying heavy tools and switch out equipment. ErectaStep stair systems can meet the demand and keep your workers safe.


Straight Stairs

General Straight Metal StairThere are industrial metal stairs then there is the ErectaStep Industrial metal stair system. Industrial stairs have to be strong, rigid, and able to handle the weight of workers who are carrying tools and other equipment up and down them all day long. The ErectaStep Stair system’s strength starts at the tower supports. The tower supports are heavy gauge industrial-strength metal that is the result of superior engineering and a state of the art manufacturing process. The steps meet all OSHA requirements for length, width, and weight-bearing ability. The bright yellow handrails have a powder-coated finish that maintains the ANSII yellow color and offers a better level of scratch resistance than a normal paint job. Stairs can be customized to fit larger widths, and ErectaStep systems can reach any height.


Stairs With Intermediate Landing

Stairs With Intermediate Landing

OSHA requires stairs to have a landing at every 12 feet of height. At the twelve-foot level or less, an intermediate landing can be placed and used to add another set of stairs heading up and in any direction. The stable metal platforms of the ErectaStep system are designed to allow the course of the next set of stairs to start on any side. Call ErectaStep today to let us help you design a complex or easy stair system.


Catwalks

CatwalksThe ErectaStep modular system is at your service again if your company needs a catwalk. Workers can safely navigate above all the action on the floor, staying high above moving vehicles, hectic production lines, package processing lines, and complex flow control pipe systems. An ErectaStep catwalk can get your workers easily where they need to be while everything is buzzing below. The dynamic modular system can be used to design staired catwalks that reach any level and go to any length. ErectaStep systems use state of the art solid metal components that bolt together and create instant OSHA compliance. Call ErectaStep to get going on a catwalk installation today


Entryway Stairs

Entryway Stairs

Access platforms or elevated work platforms raise your workers to where a task or an entryway is. When you use the OSHA compliant components of the ErectaStep system, your company can design and install a work platform that is strong, reliable, and safe for your workers. The stairs meet all the new OSHA regulations and the handrails, guardrails, and platforms are modular, which means that you can mix and match them to design a platform of any size that fits your needs. ErectaStep Work platforms are the best alternative to renting scaffolding. Save money and get started with an ErectaStep platform today.


Portable Access Trailer Stairs

Portable Access Stairs

You know how it is. The trailer is dropped on site, the truck drives away, and you encounter a door on the trailer that must have a portable stair. ErectaStep has a portable stair system to meet the access needs of any trailer or offsite building. Even trailer stairs are required to meet OSHA requirements, and our stair systems are OSHA compliant right away. Any height, any width, we can help you install a stair system today. Call ErectaStep.No matter what kind of stair system you need ErectaStep can offer you a solution that will be strong, and OSHA compliant, and will look good for years. Experience the results of superior engineering, high-quality manufacturing, and a company that stands behind their product and you the customer. Call ErectaStep today for instant solutions.


Loading Dock Access Stairs

Loading Dock Access Stairs

Loading Docks without loading dock access stairs are dangerous beehives of activity. According to OSHA, a large percentage of annual industrial accidents happen on or around loading docks. A quick drive through any industrial park will reveal that most companies with standard elevated loading docks use a fixed ladder at the end of the pier. A set of loading dock access stairs can allow workers and truck drivers that need to be on the pier a safer, more visible means of getting on the loading platform.


ErectaStep makes stair systems that are strong, durable against the weather, and above all visible! Giving workers the safety edge that an OSHA compliant staircase gives them is the way to go. Elevated docks, sparse warning rails, moving forklifts and trucks all add up to a potential for trouble. Good Safety Managers will always try to stack the deck in their favor, and putting in a set of Loading Dock Access stairs is the right call.

ErectaStep uses quality components that are engineered and manufactured in the USA. The modern manufacturing methods that ErectaStep employs creates a robust OSHA compliant product that will stay bright and last for years.