Looks at the testing of fall protection anchor devices used to support horizontal flexible anchor lines, rigid rails and single point anchors connected to the top sheet or underlying structure. This materials standard focuses on responsibilities, testing requirements, test methods, pass criteria and the test report.
Materials standard. Replaces ACR [M] 002:2009 Testing of roof anchors on roof systems (magenta book) (Part 2) (ACR, 2009).
Established in 1998, the Advisory Committee for Roof Safety (formerly known as Advisory Committee for Roofwork) is a body dedicated to making working on roofs safer. The committee is made up of nominees from trade associations and organisations involved in roofwork who provide the experience and advice given in their documents.
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