DS/EN 795:2012

Personal fall protection equipment - Anchor devices


Status:
Current
Type:
Standard
Language:
EN
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Legislation:

Legislation

Harmonized under:
  • Regulation (EU) 2016/425 of the European Parliament and of the Council on personal protective equipment and repealing Council Directive 89/686/EEC

Harmonized standards:
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Scope

This European Standard specifies requirements for performance and associated test methods for single-user anchor devices which are intended to be removable from the structure. These anchor devices incorporate stationary or travelling (mobile) anchor points designed for the attachment of components of a personal fall protection system in accordance with EN 363.
This European Standard also gives requirements for marking and instructions for use, and guidance on installation.
This European Standard is not applicable to:
- anchor devices intended to allow more than one user to be attached at any one time;
- anchor devices used in any sports or recreational activity;
- equipment designed to conform to EN 516 or EN 517;
- elements or parts of structures which were installed for use other than as anchor points or anchor devices, e.g. beams, girders;
- structural anchors (see 3.3).


Number of pages: 48

Published: 2012-08-31

Date of approval: 2012-08-27

International relationships: EN 795:2012 IDT

ICS: 13.340.99 - Other protective equipment 13.340.60 - Protection against falling and slipping

Item number: M239085



Committees

Committee

  • CEN/TC 160/WG 1

Danish committee

DS/S-817