Fall Protection Anchors For A Wide Range Of Suspended Access Applications

FLS through-bolt tieback anchors are a safe, practical and permanent anchorage solution. Cost effective and proven, through-bolt tieback anchors are used for fall protection and a wide range of suspended access applications, including window cleaning and exterior building maintenance. The tieback anchor provides an ideal safety solution for rope descent systems where specific use and height restrictions apply and workers are operating suspended power platforms and temporary rigging equipment, or anywhere leading edge hazards exist.

Effective Fall Protection

The FLS tieback anchor system provides an ideal safety solution when any of the following are needed:

  • Lifeline anchorage for workers operating on powered suspended platforms
  • Fall protection anchorage where leading edge hazards exist
  • Safety tieback anchorage for temporary rigging equipment
  • Rope descent system anchorage where specific use and height restrictions apply

Safety Uses

Suitable for all flat roofs as fall arrest anchors for securing worker lifelines, suspension of boatswain chair or the tying back of temporary suspended access equipment such as outrigger beams.

Tieback Anchor Requirements



Regulatory authorities require anchors to be inspected annually by a qualified person with the inspection date, name of the inspector, his signature and company plus any comments recorded in the Building Façade Maintenance Equipment log book.



FLS recommends anchors be re-certified every five (5) years or when re-roofing or renovating pertinent to the window cleaning system. The report and certification shall be included in the logbook. The re-certification shall be under the direct supervision of a registered professional engineer.

Through Bolt Tieback Anchor Advantages

Proven Design

Tieback Anchors are used to provide a safe working environment for building maintenance workers in thousands of installations around the world.

Cost Effective

Without sacrificing safety, FLS Tieback Anchors are an economical choice compared to many alternative solutions.

Simple to Use

Tie back anchors are easy to understand and use resulting in increased worker productivity.

Osha Compliant

Flexible Lifeline Systems Tieback anchors conform to all U.S. standards, state labor and safety codes and materials standards relating to anchor fabrication, window cleaning and other suspended maintenance operations. Tieback anchor conformance includes ASME, ASME A 120.1, IWCA I 14.1, OSHA 1910.66, CALOSHA, AISC, AWS, and other references.

Through-Bolt Tieback Anchor Features

Through-Bolt Tieback Anchor Part Numbers

Galvanized Steel Post with Galvanized Eye

Part #Ht.Base*Bolt(Kit)

Galvanized Steel Post with Stainless Steel Eye

Part #Ht.Base*Bolt(Kit)

Stainless Steel Post with Stainless Steel Eye

Part #Ht.Base*Bot(Kit)
All Mounting hardware is included
Kits consist of 4 bolts (5/8” x the designated bolt length), 16 nuts (5/8”) and 8 flat washers (5/8”)
*All bases are square (ie 10”x10”, 12”x12”, or 15”x15”).

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