Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Slide 20

Slide 20


Title: 1926.451(d) Suspension scaffolds

Type: Text Slide with Image


  • Support devices must support 4 x imposed load
  • Outrigger beams, metal or equivalent material, and restrained
  • Outrigger beams stabilized to floor or roof deck
  • Direct connection evaluated by competent person

[Includes photo of a lifeline rope attached to a pillar ("this pillar is 97 years old") with caption: "Anchor point for lifeline rope not evaluated prior to use"]

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