OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 41 Work Requiring Rope Access

Section 847 Sit harness

An employer must ensure that a sit harness used for non-industrial rope access work is approved to

  1. CEN Standard EN 813: 1997, Personal protective equipment for prevention of falls from a height. Sit harnesses,

  2. CEN Standard EN 12277: 1998, Mountaineering equipment – Harnesses – Safety requirements and test methods, or

  3. UIAA Standard 105: 2004, Mountaineering and Climbing Equipment – Harnesses.