Did you know that one of the highest ranking causes of serious work related injuries and deaths occurs from falls? Did you know that about half of the (on the job) fall related fatalities in 2010 occurred while performing a height-related task? We at Tarheel Paper Co. value our customers’ lives and want to help reduce those numbers, which is why we carry a full line of fall protection gear.
If you’re unsure whether you need fall protection gear, OSHA has provided the following guidelines: Any time a worker is at a height of six feet or more (construction industry) or four feet or more (general industry), the worker must be protected. Any time a worker is at a height of six feet or more (construction industry) or four feet or more (general industry), the worker must be protected.
The FS185/FS007W combination of safety gear is ideal fall protection for most of the general industry.
The FS185 combines nicely with the FS007W Retractable Lifeline. Fall Safe retractable lifelines are built with rugged components for abrasive environments. The unique breaking system and high strength polymer housing allows for lightweight design and dependability. The FS007W is 7′ and has a 1″ Dynema Webbing.
The FS185/FS007W system meet ANSI/ASSE standards and will work for most warehouse situations. Have questions? Contact Tarheel Paper Co today. We’re here to help.