BS EN 795:2012 - Personal fall protection equipment. Anchor devices

BS EN 795:2012

Personal fall protection equipment. Anchor devices

Status : Current, Project Underway   Published : August 2012
Conformity to regulation : Designated



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).

Standard NumberBS EN 795:2012
TitlePersonal fall protection equipment. Anchor devices
StatusCurrent, Project Underway
Publication Date31 August 2012
Conformity to regulationDesignated
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)ISO 9227:2017, EN 363:2018, ISO 2232, EN 362, EN ISO 9227, EN 365, EN 360, EN 892, EN 364:1992, BS EN 363:2018
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN 1496, EN 795:1996/AMD 1:2001, EN 517, EN 516, 89/686/EEC, EN 795:1996
ReplacesBS EN 795:1997
International RelationshipsEN 795:2012
Draft Superseded By09/30192714 DC
DescriptorsSafety lines, Instructions for use, Test equipment, Safety devices, Testing conditions, Safety anchorages, Installation, Grades (quality), Restraint systems (protective), Anchorages, Classification systems, Performance testing, Mechanical testing, Type testing, Corrosion protection
Title in FrenchÉquipement de protection individuelle contre les chutes. Dispositifs d'ancrage
Title in GermanPersönliche Absturzschutzausrüstung. Anschlageinrichtungen
ISBN978 0 580 65235 6
File Size1.511 MB

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