Aegis Sales & Service has a range of anchor devices that are AS/NZS 1891 compliant. Single point anchors points are suited to fall arrest and rope access/abseiling.
Fall Arrest Anchor Points are suited for fall arrest and limited free fall applications must be rated to a minimum of 15kN for 1 person.
Abseil Anchor Points The minimum load requirements for Absail or Limited free fall is 12kN for 1 person but where possible they should be rated 15kN as required for fall arrest.
The main installation types for anchor points are:
- Surface mount (directly to metal roof via rivets and screws)
- Purlin mount (directly into the purlin)
- Concrete glue in
- Steel fix
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All anchor points should be inspected every 12 months and before each use by the user. They should not be used unless they are within current inspection dates.
Reference documents: Australian standards AS/NZS 1891.4 Industrial fall-arrest systems and devices Selection, use and maintenance / AS4488 Industrial rope access systems / AS/NZS 5532 Manufacturing requirements for single-point anchor device used for harness-based work at height . Queensland Workplace Health and Safety Act, Regulations and Code of practice Managing the risk of falls at workplaces. (in other states check with your regulatory department for their requirements)