23 January 2013
The MAP3 mobile access platform launched by Abex in the autumn of 2009 to ensure safer practices when working at height has won the UK Fork Lift Truck Association's 2010 Award for safety. "We designed the MAP3 as a s
"We designed the MAP3 as a safer alternative to ladders and scaffolding," explains Abex MD Martin Connop, who accepted the "Archie" award at the ceremony which was held on 27th February.
The electric powered rechargeable MAP3 is controlled from the platform and incorporates features such as a locking system to immobilise the unit when the front gates are open, and extending sidebars for a safe operator environment.