OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 9 Fall Protection

Section 152.2 Duty to use anchors

(1) If a worker uses a personal fall arrest system or a travel restraint system, the worker must ensure that it is safely secured to an anchor that meets the requirements of this Part.

(2) An employer must ensure that a worker visually inspects the anchor prior to attaching a fall protection system.

(3) An employer must ensure that a worker does not use a damaged anchor until the anchor is repaired, replaced or re-certified by the manufacturer or a professional engineer.

(4) An employer must ensure that a worker uses an anchor connector appropriate to the work.

(5) A worker must use an anchor connector appropriate to the work.