The American Society of Safety Engineers announced three new fall protection standards have been approved by the American National Standards Institute.
According to the statement, the three standards are:
ANSI/ASSE Z359.6-2009 Specification and Design Requirements for Active Fall Protection Systems;
ANSI/ASSE Z359.12-2009 Connecting Components for Personal Fall Arrest Systems; and,
ANSI/ASSE Z359.13-2009 Personal Energy Absorbers and Energy Absorbing Lanyards.