Watch now: Building guards: Field and laboratory testing
This interactive question and answer webinar will familiarize you with the new CSA A500 standard for building guards, which governs the design, construction and installation of building guardrails.
Sept. 20, 2022
Robert Jutras P.Eng., principal engineer, Building Envelope Performance, UL Solutions
This webinar will help you gain a better understanding of the details of this new standard and help you better understand how the various compliance tests are conducted, both in the laboratory and on-site.
- Understand the scope of the CSA A500 standard.
- Present the various test criteria required to evaluate compliance with the standard.
- Laboratory performance tests, including different types of loading and measured deflection, impact and retention after breakage, penetration cone and marking
- In situ performance tests, such as different types of loading and measured deflection.
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