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Positioning Device Systems

Exactly what is an OSHA approved Positioning Device System? The details are promulgated in OSHA 1926.502(e), last updated in 2001.   The Federal Register published the following:   Positioning device systems. Positioning device systems and their use shall conform to the following provisions: (e)(1)  Positioning devices shall be rigged such that an employee cannot free fall more than 2 feet (.9 m). (e)(2)  Positioning devices shall be secured to an anchorage capable of supporting at least twice the potential impact load of an employee’s fall Read More +