OHS Code

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

Section 820 Removal from service

  1. An employer must ensure that equipment used as part of an occupational rope access system is removed from service

    1. as specified by the manufacturer, or
    2. if it is defective,

    and returned to the manufacturer, destroyed, or rendered unusable.

  2. An employer must ensure that equipment used as part of an occupational rope access system that is removed from service is not returned to service unless a professional engineer or the manufacturer certifies that the equipment is safe to use.