OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 9 Fall Protection

Section 144 Fall arresters

An employer must ensure that a fall arrestor manufactured on or after July 1, 2009 is approved to

(a) CSA Standard Z259.2.1-98 (R2004), Fall Arresters, Vertical Lifelines, and Rails,

(b) ANSI/ASSE Standard Z359.1-2007, Safety requirements for personal fall arrest systems, subsystems and components, or

(c) CEN Standard EN 353-2: 2002, Personal protective equipment against falls from a height – Part 2: Guided type fall arrestors including a flexible anchor line.