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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-568
..., 2017. This breakthrough revision most directly impacts equipment manufacturers. But it is critical for all buyers of fall protection equipment to learn about the new standards so that they can be better consumers, with a full understanding of the changes that come with the updated requirements...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 26–29, 2016
Paper Number: ASSE-16-551
... Introduction Fall protection equipment is the most visible aspect of a fall protection program, and it can be the most costly as well. Unfortunately, these investments can be nullified - or even magnified - due to equipment misuse or "cheating." This paper covers 10 of the most common fall...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 8–11, 2014
Paper Number: ASSE-14-717
... regulation suspension trauma construction industry fall protection program fall protection equipment environmental factor means hazard competent person us government upstream oil & gas legislated requirement requirement fall hazard survey employer Introduction In the...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 8–11, 2014
Paper Number: ASSE-14-757
... the Oil and Gas industry. If the experiences of other industries repeat, then a focus on utilizing personal fall protection equipment to abate the hazards will result. However, harnesses and lanyards alone aren't the answer to creating a safer workplace. The NIOSH Oil and Gas Extraction Safety and...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 24–27, 2013
Paper Number: ASSE-13-716
... trainee instruction teaching method student fall protection fall protection equipment education program knowledge attitude workplace hazard information employer instructor fall protection training knowledge retention fall protection system protection Session No. 716 Changing...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 3–6, 2012
Paper Number: ASSE-12-642
.... The overhead crane and overhead fall protection must work in the same space. The interplay between the crane and fall protection equipment can become problematic, as the crane may be able to easily contact the fall protection equipment and vice versa. Historically, crane operations have been defined...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 12–15, 2011
Paper Number: ASSE-11-745
..., covers the manufacturing requirements for fall protection components, but also includes a user standard to guide the fall protection community towards safe and proper usage of fall protection equipment. The ANSI Z359 Fall Protection Code is a voluntary standard. You would think that a voluntary...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 13–15, 2010
Paper Number: ASSE-10-618
... they are the least effective and most defeatable forms of fall protection (see Exhibit 1). Still, the prevalence of fall protection equipment on the market and perceived ease of use and relatively low cost often leads organizations to choose equipment as the solution for all hazards. Although fall...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 13–15, 2010
Paper Number: ASSE-10-641
... Introduction Fall protection equipment and components are becoming more and more commonplace throughout industry. As a result, fatalities due to falls from height have been dramatically reduced over the past few decades. Now that industries are in the habit of using fall protection to save...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference, June 24–27, 2007
Paper Number: ASSE-07-1237
... filter in. While waiting I started to play 20 questions on what could have happened. Did the employee have on his fall protection equipment? Had he anchored off correctly? Had he followed our safety procedures? Was he familiar with the tower and its hazards? The answer to these and many others were all...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference, June 24–27, 2007
Paper Number: ASSE-07-0175
... Introduction A worker is fifteen feet above the ground in a factory one afternoon, changing a filter on a machine. As there are no guardrails on the machine, and because his employer wants to be sure he is following OSHA's fall protection regulations, he wears fall protection equipment when...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 11–14, 2006
Paper Number: ASSE-06-717
... specialty contractor employer type guardrail responsibility reasonable care operational safety Safety Program subcontractor contractor injury litigation fall protection equipment hazard contractor employer multi-employer policy Session No. 717 The Legal Implications of the Multi-Employer...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 12–15, 2005
Paper Number: ASSE-05-519
...-employer Site Now that we have identified the various multi-employer roles, their safety duties and reasonable care factors, it is important to understand how fall protection impacts these issues. Remember Who s On First? Who is responsible for providing fall protection equipment on a worksite? Who are you...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 7–10, 2004
Paper Number: ASSE-04-614-1
... workers in private industry (Bureau of Labor Statistics). Given the numerous fall protection equipment manufacturers and consultants, fall hazards should be extinct or at least significantly diminished, unfortunately statistics and client experiences indicate otherwise. Joe is the owner of a roofing...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 22–25, 2003
Paper Number: ASSE-03-751-1
... as the number-one cause of on-site, occupational fatalities in the United States. Recognizing this fact, ASSE led a concerted effort in the 1980's to develop a national standard for fall protection equipment. This standard, entitled ANSI Z359.1-1992 (R1999) "Safety Requirements for Personal Fall...

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