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Fall Protection Awareness 4 Hour

Fall Protection and Fall Arrest Systems
-Lost time injuries & statistics
-Fall Prevention versus Fall Arrest
-Travel restraints
-Fall arrest systems

General Responsibilities
-Employers & Supervisors Workers General precautions & safe working procedures
-Fall Arrest Systems

-Anchorage or tie-off points, D plate body harness, CSA standards, D ring connecting devices, lifelines, shock absorbing lanyards, horizontal & vertical lifelines

Fall Hazards and Controls
-Hazards due to pendulum swings
-Planning guidelines, anchor points
-Rescue plans

Inspection of Equipment
-Harness, buckles, nylon straps, webbing, friction buckles, self-retracting devices

Donning a Harness
-Step by step instructions
-Care, cleaning, life expectancy
Nearly 20 per cent of all lost time injuries can be attributed to falls in the workplace. The majority of falls occur on the same level, while others involve falls to a lower level. The latter usually resulting in more serious injuries or death. Falls are preventable. This Fall Protection Training Course will provide participants with an understanding of their responsibilities when working in areas where fall hazards exist, the use of and inspection of the required equipment and the critical controls necessary to reduce the risk of a fall.
4 hours
$80.00 per person - call for group of 20 pricing.