Category Archives: Fall Protection

How to Correctly Fit and Don a Harness

Falls are the leading cause of fatalities and injuries investigated by OSHA, and taking the time to properly fit and don a harness before accessing a jobsite can save lives. In addition to complying with OSHA standards, a quality harness … Continue reading

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Spider Harnesses for Fall Arrest Safety

For nearly 70 years, Spider has been pioneering the suspended access industry, putting crews to work at height safely and reliably.  In addition to our innovative equipment solutions, we offer a full line of safety accessories, including harnesses, lanyards, lifelines, … Continue reading

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Fall Protection Myths and Misconceptions

Does a 6 ft. edge clearance provide adequate fall protection safety for OSHA guidelines? Are construction rules interchangeable? Do portable ladders require fall protection? OSHA’s fall protection safety guidelines CFRs 1910 and 1926 have been met with mixed levels of … Continue reading

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Fall Protection Safety Solutions from Spider Staging

Safety is an integral part of working at height. That’s why Spider offers a complete line of fall protection safety solutions to complement our suspended scaffold equipment. From fall protection harnesses and lanyards to rope grabs and beam clamps, our … Continue reading

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Planning an Effective Fall Protection System

  The development of a jobsite safety plan is an important step in preparing for a safe and productive project. If your scope of work includes worker access higher than 6-ft elevation or within 6-ft of an unprotected edge, you … Continue reading

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