Safetycross Trench Covers

from £66.12 (ex. VAT) with Free Delivery

Key Features

Safetycross trench covers in three sizes – designed to cover apertures, trenches and holes during essential maintenance.

  • Allows pedestrians and light vehicles to safely travel over any excavations
  • Walkway boards manufactured from SMC glass reinforced plastic
  • Multiple sizes are available
  • Maximum Load Capacities for trench applications:
    • Max load of 350kg – 1.1m trench span
    • Max load of 500kg – 0.9m trench span
    • Max load of 600kg – 0.7m trench span
    • Max load of 700kg – 0.5m trench span
  • Manufactured with a 3mm non-trip leading edge and non-slip surface (even when wet) which exceeds HSE slip resistance
  • Suitable for light vehicular access to driveways, parking structures etc
  • No scrap value construction eliminates the risks of theft
  • All weather application - doesn’t warp or delaminate in adverse weather conditions
  • Highly visible finish
  • Edge Protectors & Lumi lights are available for added protection and visibility

Law & Legislation:

  • Approved by Transco as well as most local authorities and utility companies
  • Compliant with department for transport - Safety at street works and road works (October 2013) & Practical guide for street works (June 2006)
  • Compliant with DETR - Best practice in Street Works & Highway Works (2001)
  • Transco: T/SP/E42 - Technical specifications for footway boards, rams and road plates
Price Order
17.01.001YELYellow Trench Cover17 1080 x 1080
1 £82.65
2-5 £80.58
6+ £66.12
17.01.001EDGEEdge Protector to Trench Cover 1080 x 1080 (Factory Fit)-
1 £24.75
2-5 £24.13
6+ £19.80
17.04.001YELYellow Trench Cover13.5 1220 x 800
1 £74.80
2-5 £72.93
6+ £59.84
17.04.001EDGEEdge Protector to Trench Cover 1220 x 800 (Factory Fit)-
1 £24.75
2-5 £24.13
6+ £19.80
17.034LUMI4x Lumi Lights in 1220x800 or 1600x1220 Trench Cover (Factory Fit)-
1 £70.95
2-5 £69.18
6+ £56.76
17.03.001YELYellow Trench Cover27 1600 x 1220
1 £128.50
2-5 £125.29
6+ £102.80
17.03.001EDGEEdge Protector to Trench Cover 1600 x 1220 (Factory Fit)-
1 £52.80
2-5 £51.48
6+ £42.24
3-5 working days


The Safetycross trench cover is designed for covering holes or trenches which have been created during maintenance, construction or repair work. The trench covers are suitable for pedestrian and light vehicular access.

The surface of the Safetycross trench cover is specifically designed to offer a strong grip and to be non-slip, even when wet. The trench covers are available in various sizes from 0.5m to 1.1m trench span and each size has a different load capacity ranging from 350kg to 700kg. Simply make a choice based on what suits your work site best.

The safetycross trench covers are made from SMC glass reinforced plastic, a strong and durable material which holds zero scrap value and helps prevents on-site theft problems.

Installation of these trench covers is quick and simple by using fixing pins which are ideal for bitumen surfaces or butyl adhesives developed for stone or concrete surfaces.

This trench cover also features a 3mm non-trip leading edge, another feature which helps give you peace of mind that you are offering pedestrians a safe way to cross holes and apertures. The safetycross trench covers comply with the European legislation and are a cost effective solution to site safety and access.

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Delivery Information

Carriage / Delivery Information

Free Delivery - the price and lead time you see is to UK mainland destinations (excluding HS, KW, ZE, IV, AB, DD, PH, PA, GY, JE, IM, BT, Isle of Anglesey, Isle of Wight and Eire) with the exception of bulky products requiring a crane or hiab offload which if required may be charged for.

Unfortunately to ensure we offer the best individual product prices, orders below £45 will incur a charge of £4.50 (automatically applied to your basket until carriage paid limit reached).

Returns Policy

ESE Direct Returns Policy

We want you to be entirely happy, if within 14 Days of delivery you decide the products are not suitable please contact us (please do not return without contacting ESE first). Goods must be in a resale able condition and in their original packaging.

If you receive an item which is damaged or not in the condition you were expecting please contact us ASAP, this ideally needs to be noted at time of the delivery and signed for as damaged with a call/email informing us within 24 hours of delivery.

Unfortunately business transactions will incur a 20% restocking charge and the goods will have to be returned at your expense, unused and wrapped securely in the original packaging and please be aware - Only products returned in 'as new condition' can be accepted and it may take up to 14 days for any refund to appear in your bank account.

The Consumer Protection (Distance Selling) Regulations will also apply if you are purchasing for home use with delivery to your home address.

Should you wish to cancel your order please complete and return our cancellation form.

PLEASE NOTE: This Excludes Made-to-Order products which we are afraid cannot be returned, if in any doubt, please ask.

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