Leading edge lanyards

New line of 6-ft. lanyards has been tested and approved for use over precast concrete and steel beams. “Leading edge workers have unique safety needs,” says Werner Director of Product Management Eric Miller. “We use aircraft-grade steel cables that can stand strong against other tough materials, and our innovative DeCoil technology decreases impact at the end of a fall. Those…

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OSHA issues final rule on walking-working surfaces, new personal fall protection

Source: Occupational Safety and Health Administration

A final rule updating OSHA general industry Walking-Working Surfaces standards specific to slip, trip and fall hazards includes a new Personal Protective Equipment section establishing employer requirements for fall protection systems.

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Fall protection, hazard communication top OSHA violations tally for FY2013

Fall Protection once again leads the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s top 10 most-cited workplace safety violations, which the National Safety Council announced last month in Chicago during its 2013 Congress & Expo.

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