Search Our Site

Sales Contact Finder

Warranty Registration

Submittal Drawings

CAD details

BIM Models


Installation Instructions



Find us on


Bil-Guard  2.0 Hatch Railing SystemZoom In

Bil-Guard 2.0 Hatch Railing System

Now featuring aluminum rail construction! Fixed hatch railing system provides a permanent means of fall protection for roof hatch openings. The new product design meets and exceeds OSHA fall protection regulations (29 CFR 1910.23) and is much stronger and easier to install than the original design.


Hatch Railing System Models: RL2-S, RL2-E, RL2-NB, RL2-L (special sizes available)
Introducing the Bil-Guard 2.0
Stronger. Simpler. Better.

Standard Features and Benefits
  • New! Aluminum rail construction with powder coat paint finish
  • Satisfies the requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.23
  • Standard self-closing and latching gate feature ensures that the opening is protected at all times
  • Non-penetrating attachment attaches directly to the roof hatch capflashing 
  • Fits all brands of roof hatches with capflashing
  • Light-weight design can be easily moved to the roof level
  • Available in a variety of sizes to accommodate any roof opening and can be easily installed on new or existing hatches and fire vents
  • High visibility safety yellow color
  • Corrosion resistant construction carries a 5-year warranty

Corrosion resistant latching mechanism with interior and exterior release (Patent Pending)
Heavy-duty stainless steel spring hinges ensure continuous fall protection
Non-penetrating mounting bracket with innovative post clamping feature

Posts and rails are 1 schedule 40 pipe in 6061 T6 aluminum alloy. Curb mounting brackets and teardrop brackets are 6063 T5 aluminum extrusion. Locking mechanism is cast aluminum and spring hinges and all fasteners are type 316 stainless steel. Hatch rail system satisfies the requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.23 and meets OSHA strength requirements. Finish shall be safety yellow* powder coat paint finish. Manufacturer shall provide a 5-year warranty against defects in material and workmanship.

*Available with a clear powder coat finish or in custom colors on a special order basis with minimum order quantity restrictions. Please check with customer service for details.

Standard Sizes and Shipping Weights
Roof Hatch or Smoke Vent Bil-Guard 2.0 Model
Size (W x L) Standard
Broken Hatch
inches  mm 
36 x 30 914 X 762 RL2-S RL2-STB
36 x 36 914 x 914 RL2-E RL2-ETB
48 x 48 1219 x 1219 RL2-F RL2-FTB
30 x 54 762 x 1372 RL2-NB RL2-NBTB
30 x 96 762 x 2438 RL2-L RL2-LTB
Special Size Roof Hatch - Single Leaf RL2-SS RL2-SSTB
Special Size Roof Hatch - Double Leaf RL2-D Not Available
Special Size Smoke Vent - Single Leaf RL2-SV Not Available
Special Size Smoke Vent - Double Leaf RL2-DSH Not Available
U.S. Patent # 6,931,793 and Patent pending