BS EN 1497:2007 - Personal fall protection equipment. Rescue harnesses

BS EN 1497:2007

Personal fall protection equipment. Rescue harnesses

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : August 2007
Conformity to regulation : Designated



This European Standard specifies requirements, test methods, marking and information supplied by the manufacturer for rescue harnesses. Rescue harnesses conforming to this European Standard are used as components of rescue systems, which are personal fall protection systems. Rescue harnesses are not intended to be used as body holding devices in fall arrest systems.

Standard NumberBS EN 1497:2007
TitlePersonal fall protection equipment. Rescue harnesses
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date31 August 2007
Conformity to regulationDesignated
Confirm Date18 September 2018
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 363:2002, EN 892, EN 362, EN 365, EN 364:1992, EN ISO 9227, ISO 9227:2006
Informative References(Provided for Information)89/686/EEC
ReplacesBS EN 1497:1996
International RelationshipsEN 1497:2007
Draft Superseded By03/103084 DC
DescriptorsSafety measures, Safety devices, Falling (accident), Breaking load, Restraint systems (protective), Safety harnesses, Accident prevention, Rescue equipment, Static loading
Title in FrenchEquipement de protection personnel contre les chutes. Harnais de sauvetage
Title in GermanPersönliche Absturzschutzausrüstungen. Rettungsgurte
ISBN978 0 580 53393 8
File Size415 KB

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