OSHA has recently updated the Walking-Working Surfaces and Fall Protection Standard and if you’re not up to code, you could be facing major fines. The updated standard affects many different industries and many of the changes have gone or are going into effect very soon. To read more about this standard, check out our other blog: OSHA’s Updated Walking-Working Surfaces and Fall Protection Standard.
Which Solutions Comply With The Walking-Working Surfaces and Fall Protection Standard?
So, you may be asking yourself which products you’ll need to install to be compliant with OSHA’s standard? Well, there are six categories of products that OSHA has approved to eliminate the fall hazard correctly:
- Guardrail Systems
- Safety Net Systems
- Personal Fall Arrest Systems (harness, anchorage, connector, lanyard, deceleration device and/or lifeline)
- Positioning System
- Travel Restraint System
- Ladder Safety System
Where to purchase these products:
Because we offer turnkey fall protection solutions, HySafe is a one stop shop for all things fall protection, including each and every one of the OSHA approved products mentioned above. At HySafe we can assess your work site, design and engineer the right product for your facility and then install the product so you can feel confident our credibility and knowledge are behind each step – from beginning to end.
Not sure which product you need? Ask for a FREE site visit so an experienced fall protection specialist can determine what you need to make your work site a fall hazard free place!