Product News: Safety & Security Equipment
Composite Boards contribute to safe attic working environment.
Press Release Summary:
July 30, 2012 - Used in pairs in attics with 16 or 24 in. OC joist spaces, Attic-Trax(TM) Walkboards let construction, HVAC, and electrical workers move around safely, provide stable standing surface, and prevent ceiling damage. Each board has 700 lb load rating, is constructed from composites, and features beveled edges and corners. Finger placement hole in center facilitates pickup/repositioning, while 4 support rails let users safely stand and navigate between joists.
Original Press Release
U-TECK Introduces Attic-Trax(TM) Walkboards
Press release date: July 23, 2012
Fayetteville, N.C. - U-TECK, a developer of specialized products for the telecommunications, utility, municipal and transportation industries, announces the availability of its Attic-Trax(TM) Walkboards. Used in pairs, Attic-Trax Walkboards help workers in the construction, HVAC and electrical industries move safely through an attic space, while preventing ceiling damage and increasing productivity.
U-TECK's Attic-Trax Walkboards are constructed from durable, lightweight composites with beveled edges and corners, featuring a finger placement hole in the center of the board for easy pickup and repositioning. Each board has a 700-pound load rating and four support rails that allow users to safely stand and navigate between joists. The Attic-Trax Walkboards have been approved for use by some of today's leading telecommunication service providers.
Russ Mason III, U-TECK's vice president of sales, said, "After hearing concerns from electrical technicians about damaging ceilings while traversing through attics and standing on unstable beams, we created the Attic-Trax Walkboards. With a set of these sturdy, ergonomic boards, workers can more efficiently perform their jobs, as they are able to safely move around and comfortably stand in an attic space."
Attic-Trax Walkboards are designed to work in attics with 16 or 24-inch OC joist spaces. Each kit includes two 20-by-28 inch textured, non-slip boards with high-visibility yellow edges and a detachable carry handle. U-TECK's Attic-Trax Walkboards are available immediately through the company and its approved distributors. For more information or to locate a sales representative, visit www.uteck.com or call 1-800-542-7011.
About U-TECK U-TECK manufactures and supplies specialized products and services for the telecommunication, utility, municipal and transportation industries. Certified as a Women's Business Enterprise, U-TECK is dedicated to developing high-quality, innovative solutions that simplify everyday jobs in the field, including the unique, 100 percent recycled WeedEnder® vegetation control matting for state departments of transportation and municipalities. In business for more than 25 years, U-TECK is headquartered in Fayetteville, N.C., with a nationwide distributor network. For more information on U-TECK and its products, visit www.uteck.com or call 1-800-542-7011.