Judd Perner

Vice President of R&D

About Judd Perner

Judd oversees engineering and new product development. He began his career at Capital Safety and spent over 7 years developing and commercializing height safety products. Judd has also participated in the development of multiple fall protection standards to improve worker safety. Prior to joining Guardian, Judd served as Product Development & Engineering Manager for Iowa based premium goods company, Flexsteel Industries. Judd holds a BS in Engineering Technology and MS in Manufacturing Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Stout.

    Judd Perner

    Our Height Safety Ecosystem

    WE THINK 360

    To us, simple means one sole focus, one trusted partner, and complete protection from every angle. We call this 360-degree height safety.

    Our Purpose


    We're here to make safe simple - so our partners can focus on what's important to them.

    Our Story


    As the world’s largest independent height safety brand, we have the scale to make things happen. But we think size is nothing without agility. Our structure enables us to adapt to changing demands and move fast when speed is needed.