prEN 12841

Personal protective equipment for prevention of falls from a height - Rope access systems - Rope adjustment devices for work positioning prEN 12841

General information

40.98 Project deleted   Jun 28, 2005


CEN/TC 160 Protection against falls from height including working belts

European Norm


This European Standard applies to rope adjustment devices intended for use in rope access systems. It specifies the requirements, test methods, marking and information supplied by the manufacturer. Rope adjustment devices conforming to this European Standard may be designed for the use of one or two persons simultaneously. The rope adjustment devices as specified are not suitable for use in a fall arrest system.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Council Directive amending Dir. 87/404/EEC (simple pressure vessels), 88/378/EEC (safety of toys), 89/106/EEC (construction products), 89/336/EEC (electromagnetic compatibility), 89/392/EEC (machinery), 89/686/EEC (personal protective equipment), 90/384/EEC (automatic weighing instruments), 90/385/EEC (active implantable medicinal devices), 90/396/EEC (appliances burning gaseous fuels), 91/263/EEC (telecommunications terminal equipment), 92/42/EEC and 73/23/EEC


Personal protective equipment (Dir. 89/686/EEC amendment)


Personal protective equipment (Dir. 89/686/EEC amendment)


Personal protective equipment (PPE)

Life cycle


prEN 12841
40.98 Project deleted
Jun 28, 2005