(g) 「Inspection factors. 」 As needed by 1926.502(d)(21), individual autumn arrest systems must certanly be frequently examined. Any component with any defect that is significant such as for example cuts, rips, abrasions, mildew, or undue stretching; alterations or improvements which can impact its effectiveness; harm as a result of deterioration; experience of fire, acids, or other corrosives; distorted hooks or defective hook springs; tongues unfitted in to the neck of buckles; free or damaged mountings; non-functioning components; or putting on or interior deterioration into the ropes needs to be withdrawn from solution straight away, and really should be tagged or marked as unusable, or damaged.
(h) 「Tie-off factors. 」 (1) One of the very most essential facets of individual autumn security systems is completely preparing the machine prior to it being placed into usage. One of the most overlooked component is planning suitable anchorage points. Such preparation should preferably be achieved before the dwelling or building is constructed to make certain that anchorage points can be integrated during construction to be used later on for window cleansing or other building upkeep. If correctly prepared, these anchorage points can be used during construction, in addition to afterward.
(i) correctly prepared anchorages should always be used if they’re available. In some instances, anchorages must be set up straight away prior to utilize. In such instances, a authorized professional engineer with expertise in creating autumn security systems, or any other qualified person with appropriate training and experience should design an anchor point out be installed.
(ii) In other situations, the Agency recognizes that there will be a need to create an anchor point from current structures. Samples of just what could be appropriate anchor points are metal users or I-beams if a satisfactory band is present for the connection (don’t use a lanyard by having a snaphook clipped if they have been designed for use as an anchor point; or masonry or wood members only if the attachment point is substantial and precautions have been taken to assure that bolts or other connectors will not pull through onto itself); large eye-bolts made of an appropriate grade steel; guardrails or railings. 繼續閱讀 「One of the more essential areas of individual autumn protection systems is fully preparing the system prior to it being put in usage.」