Ballasted Guardrail
Temporary | Permanent

The Ballasted Guardrail is a fast, easy, and economical way to erect temporary guardrail systems to keep workers safe while increasing their productivity. Heavy weighted bases prevent tipping and allow configuration to adapt to almost any situation. Weighted Base Guardrails can be used at perimeters, open curbs, skylights, stair openings and anywhere else a leading edge requires fall protection. Meets and exceeds OSHA Standards for guardrails 29 CFR 1926.502 and 1910.23.

Versatile and Easily Adaptable

Weighted base guardrails are a quick and easy solution to passive fall protection. Easily adaptable to your job site conditions, weighted bases can be quickly configured for both temporary and permanent protection. The modular design incorporates both fixed length rails and adjustable rails, offering greater flexibility than “cattle gate” systems. Modular and reusable components allow the system to be moved to future locations. Our weighted bases are easily stackable for transport or storage and installation requires no previous experience.

For more information about our ballasted guardrails, call (888) 990-2990.

  • Heavy weighted bases prevent tipping
  • Versatile system can be used at perimeters, open curbs, skylights, stair openings and anywhere that requires fall protection
  • Can be used with drop lock pins for temporary use OR 7/32" hex key bolts for permanent installation
  • Fast, easy and economical
  • Meets and exceeds OSHA CFR 29.1926.502(b)
Uprights 42" x 1.625" x 0.65"
Bases 23" x 23" x 1"
Horizontal Rails 1.625" x 0.625" and 1.375" x 0.65"
Hardware 3/8" -16x 1" zinc plated steel
Uprights 42" top rail and 21" mid rail standard
Horizontal Rails 9'10" o.c., 8'0" o.c, 120" to 70", 70" to 43", 43" x 29" adjustable
Bases 94 LBS
Post 5 LBS
Horizontal Rails 1 LB / lineal foot +/-
Additional Information
Standards Meets and exceeds OSHA Standares CFR 29 1926.502(b)

Warranty Manufactures limited waranty covers any defects from 1 year of purchase date