OHS Code

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

Section 848 Full body harness

An employer must ensure that a full body harness used during non-industrial rope access work is approved to

  1. CEN Standard EN 361: 2007, Personal protective equipment against falls from a height – Full body harnesses, or

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

if the full body harness was manufactured on or after July 1, 2009.