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Harness Inspection, Top 5 Things To Look For

While there is no definite service life for a fall protection harness it is important that workers take the time each day to visually inspect their full-body harness. Passing your daily inspection is the only criteria for your harness to be fit for use. A typical full-body harness can handle some wear and tear that […]

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Developing A Fall Protection Rescue Plan

Download FrenchCreek’s free Rescue Plan PDF with Rescue Checklist. Request a Free Rescue Checklist for your team! When working at height, you need a rescue plan Simply put, a rescue plan is the implementation, practice, and knowledge on how to safely rescue a worker whether that be in a confined space, from a free fall, […]

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Certified Vs. Non-Certified Anchors

Do You Want A Certified Or Non-Certified Anchor? It seems like it would be an easy answer to an easy question. While instructing a recent fall protection training, Blaine Pettit FrenchCreek’s director of protection training, asked the question to a classroom of attendees. Despite most attendees having years of fall protection experience, they almost all […]

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Safety Stand Down 2022- Free Webinars

Looking for ideas for this year’s OSHA National Safety Stand-Down? Join us May 2-6 during one of our Stand-Down webinars. What is  Safety Stand-Down Week? OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down is a voluntary event for employers to directly talk to employees about fall prevention and fall hazards in the workplace. Visit OSHA’s website for more details. […]

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Fall Protection Harness Expiration, Is There A Date?

It’s a question we always get asked, “What is the life expectancy of my harness?” Or, “Does my fall protection harness have an expiration date?” There is no mandated fall protection harness expiration date That’s right, you read that correctly. Neither OSHA nor ANSI have current standards that set a specific time frame for removing […]

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FIVE MOST COMMON FALL PROTECTION MISTAKES

In the fall protection industry, every decision can be the difference between life and death. Here are the Five Most Common Fall Protection Mistakes and how to avoid them.

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How To Calculate Fall Clearance Like A Pro

The Importance Of Calculating Fall Clearance Picture this: you’re twenty-five feet in the air standing on a steel beam completely exposed to the elements. The only thing keeping you safe from taking a fall is a full-body harness and properly tied-off lanyard. Good thing you were trained correctly on your fall protection system. Surely, if […]

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Why Made In America Matter To Us, And Should Matter To You too!

  Your Product, When You Need It There’s a quiet panic happening in the US economy, and almost every industry is affected. Restaurants are running out of food, automotive manufacturers are running low on microchips, even medical supplies have seen supply chain issues. When you can find the product you need, the next question is […]

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Safety Stand-Down 2021

FrenchCreek is proud to offer these FREE “Toolbox Talks” during the Safety Stand-Down week May 3rd-7th. Anyone who wants to prevent fall hazards in the workplace or wants to learn more about fall protection is welcome to join.

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