A tuned down version of the RTR Tower Access harness. Waist belt portion of the harness uses smaller sized D rings to save weight and reduce bulk. New wider anatomical waist pad for increased comfort and added back support. Modular work/tool pouch system is not included. Leg pad orientation can be adjusted to allow the user to obtain a perfect placement of the leg pad system to accommodate
personal preferences. Easily adjustable for variations in clothing by use of camlock buckles. Attachment points at waist, hips, chest, back (lumbar) and back (dorsal). Chest harness specifically designed to incorporate a chest ascender (not included) for rope access work and the shoulder straps are specially tailored to reduce chafing of the neck. New for 2016 Rope Access Harness comes with aluminum D-Rings on sternal, dorsal and hip attachment points. Weight 5lb.
• Sizes S, M, L, XL
• Removable contoured shoulder pads included.
• UL Classified to meet NFPA 1983/2012 edition standards
• UL Classified ANSI/OSHA Z359.11-2014 and CAN/CSA Z259.10-12 harness standards
SPECIAL NOTICE ON STERNAL ATTACHMENT OF LANYARD FOR FALL ARREST.
ANSI Z359.11-2014 Sternal Attachment
The sternal attachment may be located as shown in Figure 4, and used as an alternative fall arrest attachment in applications where the dorsal attachment is determined to be inappropriate by a competent person and where there is no chance to fall in a direction other than feet first.
E3.2.2 See Figure 2(a) & 4. The sternal attachment element should be used only when the likely fall distance is not greater than 2 ft.
220.127.116.11 When loaded at the sternal attachment to arrest a fall, the design of the FBH (full body harness) shall direct load through the shoulder straps supporting the user and around the thighs.