A New Era of At-Height Safety: Canopy Brands Welcomes HySafe to the Family


Parent company of Safewaze, Bee Access, Galaxy Lifts, Xtirpa and Services Sauvetage Technique doubles down on customized fall protection solutions with premier at-height leader.

May 1, 2024 – Canopy Brands, a growing family of trusted brands providing protection, access and mobility solutions, has acquired HySafe and affiliate Premier Fall Protection (referred together as “HySafe”).

With key locations in Union Grove, Wisconsin and Orlando, Florida, HySafe is a leading provider of customized fall protection solutions including initial assessment, design and engineering, system installation and recertification, plus extensive, ongoing safety training.

Founded by Frank Anzaldi in 1998, HySafe’s solutions are rooted in technical expertise paired with a comprehensive product offering and integrated installation team. As a result of its valued offering, HySafe has built a premier customer base across the U.S. in diverse end-markets including railroad and other transportation, government, manufacturing, construction, entertainment and utilities. Products utilized include rigid rail, anchorage, ladder systems and lifelines to guardrails, gangways and confined space equipment.

“Adding respected industry leader HySafe to our portfolio of at-height brands greatly expands our range of protection, access and mobility solutions,” says Brian Colton, CEO of Canopy Brands. “In combination with our other fall protection talent and resources, we are building a stronger, differentiated company offering more value to the market.”

As part of the acquisition, the Safewaze Engineering team has joined HySafe to create a more powerful provider to the growing market of companies and organizations seeking integrated, custom fall protection solutions.

“I joined Safewaze in 2021 to start a new engineered fall protection division. This development greatly accelerates the long-term vision we set to build the industry’s best,” comments Steve Csuha, EVP of HySafe and formerly VP Safewaze Engineering.”

“For 25 years we’ve been focused on building an innovative, responsive fall protection services company,” adds Frank Anzaldi, CEO of HySafe. “We are thrilled to become part of Canopy Brands and join a team that shares our values and dedication to our craft. We also welcome the Safewaze Engineering team. Together, we expect to keep climbing to new heights.”

For more information, visit www.canopybrands.us, www.hysafe.com, and www.premierfallprotection.com.

About Canopy Brands

Canopy Brands is a family of trusted brands providing protection, access and mobility solutions to commercial and residential markets. Comprised of brands Safewaze, Bee Access, Galaxy Lifts, HySafe, Xtirpa and SST, we deliver a comprehensive portfolio of 5,000+ products, covering fall protection, suspended and permanent access, powered lifts and confined space, with a growing range of services from design, engineering and installation to training.


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