Attention Grabbing Signage for Intersections

Are pedestrians sufficiently protected from forklifts and other vehicles at intersections and crosswalks in your facility? If not, projected safety signage is bright, highly visible, affordable and does not wear over time. To be sure to get the attention of pedestrians and drivers, projected images are typically turned on using motion sensors. We provide technologies … Read more

Automated Pedestrian Safety Gates

Did you know that Bulwark Safety Systems provides automated gates as part of our comprehensive pedestrian safety solutions. We recently completed a system that has 6 automated gates (image of one below), all controlled with one key fob. Every entrance to an area can be blocked with the push of one button, keeping forklifts out … Read more

Safety Mats – Access protection for your most demanding applications

Safety Mats or Pressure-Sensitive Mats are an effective tool for full body access areas. They can be used as start-up prevention or for machine shutdown when a worker approaches the hazardous area.    With fencing, scanners, key exchange systems, safety radars, etc. available for full body access protection, when do safety mats make the most … Read more

Machine Guarding Fence Applications

Fencing is one of the least expensive ways to reduce hazards around your machines. Whether you have machines, robot cells, conveyor lines, or assets in need of protection, we have solutions. We even have stainless steel fencing if you have washdown areas.  Below are some examples of innovative fencing solutions we have provided: Large swing … Read more

Automated Machine Guard Doors

Automated Machine Guard Doors are a safe and cost effective way to increase productivity in machine and robot systems that require barriers between personnel and processes. These doors are especially effective when forklifts and other equipment enter the guarded area on a regular basis to drop off and remove materials.  Machine Guard Doors can come … Read more

Safety Success Stories: Anti-Slip & Ergonomic Matting

Did you know that you can eliminate trip hazards and slippery surfaces around your machines while providing your employees with the benefits of ergonomic matting? That is exactly what we achieved in this safety success example: This wasn’t the only client that added anti-slip to a very challenging environment. Check out this dirty and greasy … Read more

Pedestrian Safety: A High Priority

Improved pedestrian safety is a high priority for many of our clients.  It is also common that our clients add projected lines and images to further improve pedestrian safety in their facilities Give us a call or email if you would like help in improving or even developing a pedestrian safety plan for your facility. … Read more

Stairway to Rooftop for Safe Maintenance Case Study

Process: Regular maintenance, such as clearing drains, changing filters etc. is performed on rooftop equipment.   Problem: Existing access was by ladder through an existing skylight that had been removed.   Concern: There is a high risk of falling while climbing the ladder, carrying equipment up the ladder or while pulling heavy materials by rope … Read more

Software to Reduce Fatigue and Test Fitness for Duty

Fatigue and lack of alertness present safety and productivity risks that companies are faced with daily. Whether related to a lack of sleep, intoxication, drug use, illness, distraction or other causes of impairment, employees and companies must work to better understand and mitigate fatigue and fitness-for-duty (FFD) risk in order to sustain effective productivity and … Read more

Inxpect Safety Radar

Wouldn’t it be great to guard pallet wrappers and other machines that require regular access by operators and forklifts without the use of physical guards? With Inxpect Safety Radars, this is easy to achieve, and in some cases less expensive: Check out this short video showing how a safety radar system can be used to … Read more

Anti-slip solutions with a 10 year warranty

Slips, trips and falls top the list of the most common workplace injuries. These injuries are especially common on stairs, ladders and metal decking when the original texture has worn away after years of use. The good news is we can significantly reduce these injuries with Vigil Anti-Slip ladder rung covers, stair nosings and plates.  … Read more

Loading Dock Fall Protection Solutions

Do you have unprotected dock edges? With summer approaching, does your team leave dock doors open for airflow, creating fall hazards? We recently installed 11 pedestrian safety dock guards and handrails on the unprotected docks of a college campus:   Here are a couple links to videos showing how easy these gates are to use: … Read more

5 Steps to Keep Pedestrians Safe from Forklifts

In the slideshow below, we describe 5 steps you can take to keep pedestrians safe from forklifts. Listed from simplest and least expensive to the latest in collision avoidance technology, you can find a solution that meets your needs. [pdf-embedder url=”https://bulwark.one/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/Forklift-Document-3.pdf” title=”Forklift Document (3)”] Click ^here to go to the next page Let us know … Read more

Freedom is not Free

“Those who have long enjoyed such privileges as we enjoy forget in time that men have died to win them.”    Franklin D. Roosevelt Bulwark Safety Systems is a proud employer and supporter of our veterans and on this day we remember those who have sacrificed their lives for our great nation.  

OSHA Compliance Audits

Business owners, managers and other stakeholders are required to provide a safe work environment for employees. The general duty clause of OSHA regulation 29 CFR 1910 requires you to provide a workplace free of recognized hazards.  In addition, workplace hazard assessments are required by law under 1910.132(d)(2) “The employer shall verify that the required workplace … Read more

Inxpect Safety Radar

We are excited to announce that Inxpect has launched their next generation of safety radar sensors. If you are not familiar with this technology, here are 3 quick reasons why this might just be the safety sensor that solves your toughest problems:  Immunity to dust, debris, splashing liquids, sunlight and smoke. An object can be moved … Read more

Pallet Racks

As we installed pallet rack guarding last week, we were reminded of how easy it is to protect your team from collapsing pallet racks or materials falling from racks. Bulwark Safety Systems offers multiple solutions that can be used independently or in combination, to improve the safety of your warehouse workers and assets. Here are … Read more

Automated Roll up Doors

It is estimated that 80% of automated roll-up doors are using oversized motors. This means that many companies are not buying automated doors due to the overpriced quotes they receive. As a result they miss out on the benefits of automated doors. With Bulwark’s experts helping to select the right door for your application, you … Read more

Retrofittable Anti-Restart Blocking Devices

Light curtains effectively safeguard access to hazardous areas, but they do not prevent restart with people inside. Safety scanners, safety radars and safety mats are some of the ways we provide restart protection to our clients, but these all require integration with the machine’s electrical controls and safety circuit and can be costly. The Fortress … Read more

Kee Safety Handrails

Adding handrails or replacing old worn out or rusted handrails can make a significant difference in safety while upgrading the appearance of your facility. You may be tempted to put this off because fabricating handrails is expensive and time consuming. That’s why our clients love Kee Safety’s pipe and fitting system. There is no custom … Read more