The A,B,Cs and 1,2,3s of Fall Protection

Fall arrest systems

Falls are one of the most common causes of workplace injuries. Preventing them doesn’t have to be difficult. You just need to know what to do. This infographic explains the basics of personal fall arrest systems including anchorage points, body support, and connectors. It also demonstrates how to calculate your fall distance, which takes into consideration your height, the length of your lanyard, and the distance needed to decelerate when falling.

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