3M has announced the launch of version 3.0 of its i-Safe intelligent safety system, which provides enhanced functions to assist in improving fall protection safety compliance.

This new version, the company states, makes managing a safety program easier and more cost effective, with key system upgrades including:

  • multiple software offerings
  • customisability
  • consistent inspection tracking
  • effective asset management
  • versatile management reports
  • inspection scheduling and trigger alerts; and
  • flexibility.



A Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) based system, i-Safe is dedicated to fall protection equipment and inspection tracking.

Sales Director for 3M Australia & New Zealand, Ian Heslop, explains that "with the expanded features now inherent in the i-Safe 3.0 system it has become an even more advantageous product for our customers. We’ve developed a more user-friendly system that offers significant time savings, more consistent safety compliance and the benefits of mitigating active and future risks."