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BCA Slips and Falls

Why are we choosing aesthetics over safety?

Why are we choosing aesthetics over safety? As a society we are increasingly aware of statements and behaviours that put far too much emphasis on physical appearance. We understand the negative impact concerns about surface beauty can have on individuals and that all people have so much more to offer than just the way they…

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BCA Construction safety

Balustrade and Railing Height Regulations

Balustrade and Railing Height Regulations One of the most common searches on this site is in regards to the legal heights of balcony railings and balustrades. The main query we receive is whether existing railing needs to be modified to meet the current building code if it was built prior to the current code and…