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Posted on July 21, 2021

There are five generally accepted categories of fall protection: fall elimination, fall prevention, fall arrest and administrative controls.
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Posted on July 29, 2021

Written fall protection procedures shall specify the fall protection equipment and systems used to protect authorized persons from each fall hazard and shall document the proper way to operate the specified fall protection equipment and […]
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Posted on July 26, 2021

Trained FP expert can provide guidance to provide the most cost-effective and user-friendly system within a budget. Contrary to belief, no protection is the most expensive. There is often a tradeoff between the cost and […]
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Posted on July 26, 2021

Fall clearance is the minimum vertical distance needed between the worker’s feet and a lower level (this can be the ground level, but also a lower working platform for example) to prevent the worker from […]
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Posted on July 26, 2021

Fall distance can be calculated by factoring the following lengths: anchorage height, free fall distance, harness stretch, height of the working platform, elongation distance of the arresting device, swing fall, safety factor, and other environmental […]
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Posted on July 26, 2021

By decelerating the fall and reducing the loads on the worker during a fall through the process of absorbing energy created. The tradeoff is the difference of fall distance vs. forces imparted on the user.
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Posted on July 26, 2021

At a location where sufficient structural capacity (able to withstand 5000lbs or designed by a QP to a safety factor of 2) is available and sufficient fall clearance is available. It is always advisable for […]
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Posted on July 26, 2021

This depends on the capacity of existing steel. Most structures can support additional required loads. The final decision should be based on structural analysis in accordance with all applicable codes by a Professional Engineer who […]
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Posted on July 26, 2021

Typically, 310 lbs. Up to 420 lbs. are available but system must be designed to accommodate the additional load.
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Posted on July 21, 2021

Employers are responsible for knowing and enforcing the various health and safety requirements set forth by OSHA and training their employees to recognize hazards and provide stop work authority in the event of an unidentified […]
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