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Protection against falls from a height - Anchor devices - Requirements and testing

General information

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

European Norm


This standard specifies requirements, test methods and instructions for use and marking for anchor devices designed exclusively for use with personal protective equipment against falls from a height.
This standard does not apply to hooks designed to EN 517 or walkways to EN 516, nor to fixed anchor points forming part of the original structure.

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 795 rev
40.60 Close of voting
Jul 23, 2003