Executive Summary


The different fall protection PM ideas are as follows: Retractors use OEM frequency by maintenance or tool crib attendant, never make use of any lubrication, in adverse conditions such as chemical plants, ship yards, etc. replace retractors yearly, conduct function tests quarterly, do not service inside of retractor unless trained by OEM, inspect annually for corrosion, distortion, twisting and broken welds, inspect webbing using the standards for slings, inspect wire rope using the standards for hoist cable, check for kinks, broken strands, rust, damaged thimbles, temporary railings and barriers should be checked weekly for bending, weld breakage, looseness, corrosion.