Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Slide 34

Slide 34


    Title: Personal Fall Arrest System
    Type: Text Slide

    • A Personal Fall Arrest System (PFAS) must include the following components:
      -Body Harness
    • A PFAS may also include a lanyard, deceleration device, or lifeline.
    At the bottom left is slide number 34.

    At the bottom right is OSHA's logo.

    Speaker Notes:

    There are three primary components to a Personal Fall Arrest System.

    We have:
    • The anchorage point
    • The body harness, and
    • The connector or lanyard

    These three components are commonly referred to as the ABC's of fall protection. We'll take a detailed look at each of these components.
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