Fall Protection Checklist

Fall Protection Checklist

This fall protection checklist:

  • Can be used to check that your fall arrest harness, lanyard or pole strap is assessed and verified as safe for use.
  • Can assist you to ensure that a fall protection system will function properly in the event of a fall.
  • Can be very easily edited and customized so you can create your own fall protection checklist.
  • Will be delivered to you instantly by email when purchased.
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What is a Fall Protection System?

Fall Protection Sign

A fall protection system (and a fall prevention system) is a combination of components that work together to prevent a fall or arrest a person when they have fallen. Fall protection systems typically consist of a safety harness, a lanyard, and a connecting device.

Safety harnesses are worn by workers and are attached to a lanyard that is also attached to a fixed anchor point. There are many different types of fall protection and prevention systems, and the type that is used will depend on the specific work environment and the hazards present.

What is a Fall Protection Inspection Checklist?

A fall protection inspection checklist is a tool that can be used to ensure that fall protection equipment is properly inspected and maintained. The checklist can be used to verify that all required fall protection equipment is available and in good working order.

The checklist can prompt for potential hazards that may need to be addressed. A fall protection inspection checklist should consider the specific needs of the equipment and its application.

How Often Should Fall Arrest Systems be Inspected?

Fall Protection System?

Fall arrest systems are vital safety devices that are used to protect workers from the dangers of falling. Because this equipment is constantly exposed to the elements and subject to wear and tear, it is important that it is regularly inspected and maintained.

Fall arrest systems can vary however, they all need to be inspected according to legislative and the manufacturer’s requirements. This may be once a year, six-monthly, three monthly, or even daily, depending on the type, part and use of the personal fall protection system.

During an inspection, the entire system should always be checked for signs of wear or damage and all components should be assessed to ensure that they are in good working order. If any problems are found during an inspection, the system should be repaired or replaced as soon as possible.

Fall Arrest System Inspection Requirements

Inspection requirements vary depending on the type of system. However, some of the items that should be checked include the anchorage points, webbing or rope and most importantly the shock absorber and harness.

The inspection requirements for a full-body harness are as follows:

  • The webbing and stitching must be inspected for signs of wear and tear.
  • The harness must be inspected for signs of wear and tear.
  • The D-rings must be inspected for signs of wear and tear.

How to Use Fall Protection Systems

All fall protection equipment and systems must be used in the manner of their intended design and meet the manufacturer’s minimum requirements and legislative requirements. No exceptions.

Contents of this Work at Fall Protection Checklist

This fall protection checklist has inspection prompts for the following aspects of a fall arrest harness, lanyard and pole strap:

  • Manufacturer’s name.
  • Manufacturer’s brand.
  • Year of manufacture.
  • Serial number.
  • Inspection date.
  • Next inspection date.
  • Wear: (abrasive damage).
  • Distortion: (hooks, latches).
  • Nicks and cuts.
  • Damage due to contact with solvents or heat.
  • Stretching.
  • Sun damage.
  • Dirt or grease damage.
  • Excessive wear.
  • Signs of fall arrest activation.
  • Other.
  • Comments.
  • Inspection completed by.

Why Choose to Buy this Fall Protection Checklist?

This 1-page fall protection checklist can assist you ensure that the fall protection system will function properly in the event of a fall and manage the risk of a person falling from height.

After purchasing this fall protection checklist you will be able to:

  • Very easily edit and customize the template to create your own fall protection checklist.
  • Apply your own style, format and brand to the checklist.
  • Use it in any industry or sector regardless of size or type of organization.

Availability and Use of this Fall Protection Checklist

  • This checklist is accessible to you right now by clicking the ‘Buy Now’ button.
  • The checklist will be delivered to you in fully editable Microsoft Word format for immediate and full use in your business.
  • There are no subscriptions, contracts or ongoing costs.

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