It started with a fall from a cherry tree - today we make workplaces at great heights safe and comfortable to reach

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Fall arrest system HighStep Systems inventor
A deep and rough fall from a ladder while harvesting cherries gave the engineer and entrepreneur Wilhelm Maurer the idea of ​​questioning the general safety of climbing up and down ladders.

The vision of the fall arrest system of the future

HighStep Systems was founded in 2007 with the aim of improving safety when ascending and descending to difficult-to-access workplaces. We want to help prevent accidents caused by falls and increase occupational safety for our customers.


Our product is successfully used on the highest flagpole in the world - a testament to the unsurpassed quality and trustworthiness of our brand.


Our commitment to producing high-quality fall arrest systems is confirmed by extensive certificates. 

We want you to have complete confidence in our products, which is why we offer you the opportunity to download our certificates. This way you can personally convince yourself of the quality and safety of our fall protection solutions.


See what our customers have to say about the safety and effectiveness of our fall arrest systems - success stories that are redefining the standards!

Eight years of development work

With a team of specialists, the entrepreneur analyzed the existing fall protection systems for access to high-altitude workplaces and identified their weak points. In a development process lasting several years, a completely new climbing method was finally developed. The HighStep system was born.

We think future-oriented together with our partners

In collaboration with the ATTO project, the innovative robot can travel along our tracks and carry out precise measurements and data monitoring.
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Revolutionary projects: Find out more about the groundbreaking applications and impressive projects in which our fall arrest systems brand plays a central role.

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