Fall Protection Anchors For A Wide Range Of Suspended Access Applications

FLS Chemical Adhesive Tieback Anchors are a safe, practical and permanent anchorage solution. Cost effective and proven, 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.

Effectiveness

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

Usages

Suitable for all flat roofs as fall arrest anchors for securing workers’ lifelines, suspension of boatswain chair or the tying back of temporary suspended access equipment such as outrigger beams. Fastens onto concrete roof slabs of minimum grade 3000 psi and 8” thickness. Best suited for retrofit. Maintenance free with periodic inspections as part of on-going use.

Tieback Anchor Requirements

Inspection

Inspection

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.

Recertification

Recertification

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.

Chemical Adhesive Tieback Anchor Features & Services

Proven Design

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

Cost Effective

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

Simple to Use

Simple to Use

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

Strength & Durability

Strength & Durability

Our Tieback Anchors feature a hot-dipped galvanized steel exterior and are Cal/OSHA compliant, resisting up to 5,400 lbf (24kN) in any direction without fracture or pullout and 2,500 lbf (11.1kN) without any deformation of any component.

Insulated Posts

Insulated Posts

All Tieback Anchor HSS cavities are filled with polyurethane insulation to counter thermal bridging and condensation increasing the longevity of the system and mounting structure.

Annual Inspections

Annual Inspections

Our team of qualified inspectors work under direct supervision of a registered professional engineer and help keep rigid post systems in good working order, up to code, and equipment log books current.

Architectural and Engineering Service

Architectural and Engineering Service

FLS handles all of the layout and specification for you. We take care of drawings, documentation, and specifications for new builds or retrofit systems.

Osha Compliant

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.

Chemical Adhesive Tieback Anchor Features

Chemical Adhesive Anchor Point

Chemical Adhesive Tieback Anchor Attachment Options

Chemical Adhesive Tieback Anchor with 20" Post
(20" post height is standard, custom sizes are available. Contact us for more info.)

Attachment OptionApplicationPart #
Stainless Steel U-BarRetrofitsEPX-U1-20-1258-G
Tapped HoleRetrofitsEPX-P1-20-1258-G
Forged D-RingRetrofitsEPX-D1-20-1258-G
Hardware, accessories, & optional spun aluminum flashing are available. Contact us for more details.

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