Fall protection is a mandatory component of OSHA workplace safety regulations. While specific requirements vary by industry, a personal protective equipment (PPE) like the harnesses and accessories provided by 1stAidSupplies.com are a common necessity. Whether you're in general industry, construction, shiploading, or another industry, it's crucial to have the right equipment on hand to stay OSHA-compliant and protect the health and safety of workers.
Browse our selection of OSHA fall protection equipment below.
Fall protection is the single most cited standard following inspections of worksites by the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA). Regulations stipulate that employees “on a walking/working surface (horizontal and vertical surface) with an unprotected side or edge which is 6 feet (1.8 m) or more above a lower level shall be protected from falling by the use of guardrail systems, safety net systems, or personal fall arrest systems.” These regulations also apply to workers at risk of falling through holes, on ramps and runways, operating tall dangerous equipment, performing overhand bricklaying and related work, and more
Make sure you’re in compliance with these important workplace safety laws by using the personal fall arrest systems provided by 1stAidSupplies.com. Doing so will not only protect your workers from easily avoidable and potentially life-threatening accidents and injuries, it will also protect you and your business from costly fines. With fines or violations of OSHA regulations increasing 80% in 2016, this is nothing to take lightly! We also stock a full line of other PPE for safety and OSHA compliance.