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Roof Fall Protection Railings

Keep Your Roof Top Workers Safe

Our Roof Rail Fall Protection meet OSHA fall protection load requirement standards and is fabricated to protect workers and prevent accidents. With no trip hazards and a bright appearance, this product is your solution to your roof-top safety concerns.

Available in Steel Pipe and Plastic Handrail, Aluminum Handrail, or Welded Steel Handrail, Ideal Shield’s roof rail is a modular system and is manufactured for easy installation. The product ships fully assembled with no welding required significantly reducing installation costs. Our roof rail is weather resistant and will not fade, chip, peel, or rust.

Need it in a hurry? While supplies last, Roof Rail orders 50 feet and under can ship in a day

Looking to customize it a bit? Make sure to ask about our custom gate options and two different baseplate options. 

With over 30 years of experience manufacturing facility guarding and protection products, Ideal Shield is your choice for safety and strength. 

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Product Details

Made of:

Pipe Posts: 1 ¼” schedule 80 steel pipe sleeved in durable HDPE plastic
Pipe Rail: 1 ¼” schedule 40 steel pipe sleeved in durable HDPE plastic
Fittings: External magnesium alloy fittings assembled with a 5/8″ set screw fastened to plastic and pipe with cup-point set screws
Foot Plates: Steel weighted foot plates (either one at 100 lbs or two stackable at 50 lbs each)

Part Number:

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product ships fully assembled with no on-site welding required

will greatly reduce shipping costs


standard, double and standard with handles


Available in Steel Pipe & Plastic, Aluminum, or Steel Handrail

The Ideal


The Ideal Product

  • Free standing weighted foot system with no trip hazards
  • Available in a variety of colors, styles, and designs
  • Prevents accidents and protects workers

Quick & Easy Install

  • Installs within minutes
  • Significantly reduces installation costs
  • High visibility increases safety with fall protection


  • Steel pipe sleeved in durable HDPE plastic
  • Resistant to rusting, chipping and cracking
  • Maintenance free aluminum magnesium external fittings



Frequently Asked

The Ideal Shield roof rail system is easy to install and configure. It ships partially assembled and no special tools are required for installation.
Yes, Ideal Shield’s roof rail does not penetrate into the roof surface.
The Ideal Shield roof rail system is virtually maintenance-free. The steel and plastic combination creates a paint-free roof rail system.
Yes, Ideal Shield’s roof rail system is OSHA compliant, fall protection must be supplied around skylight exposed with fall through potential, and fall protection must be supplied when any workers are working with 6′ of the edge of a roof.
The Ideal Shield roof rail system is delivered to your site packaged and on pallets in modular units or separate components ready for easy installation.

What our customers are saying

“First and foremost, we have loved the bases. They have gone through the various states of weather that Minnesota has to offer and they are withstanding the weather and doing a great job for us. At this time, we have all of our needs, however, after the Super Bowl and when we head into our spring events we could be looking to purchasing additional signs. ” 

Representative from US Bank Stadium, home of the Minnesota Vikings & Super Bowl 52

“This is just what we were looking for. Well made. We will be installing it next week. Everyone here is excited to have a railing to hang onto with winter coming. We at St. Cyprian thank you and your facility for help us.”

Carl Baltosiewich w/St. Cyprian

“Steris Pharmaceutical chose Ideal Shield handrail because it’s sturdy, and the mounting brackets worked really well. Very happy with the product.”

Kevin Korb - Rite Hite

“When compared to other railing systems, Ideal Shield’s anchor system is cost-efficient and super strong – plus fully removable for relocation. Ideal Shield offers quality products that are very durable and never require painting.”

Donnie Frederick - Odessa College

“Ideal Shield has helped me out of many issues over the last couple of years. The restaurant business is always under a sense of urgency. It’s refreshing when someone drops everything & goes the extra mile to help. That is VERY rare this day & age.” 

Kari Carper - BDH Contracting

“I am speechless, I have never had a company go above and beyond what Y’all are doing for Us.  There are only two words to describe Ideal Shield Character and Integrity.  I will be sure to tell everyone I do business with about your company. ” 

Joe W. - AT&T

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