FprEN 360

Personal fall protection equipment - Retractable type fall arresters

General information

60.55 Ratification completed (DOR)   Jun 20, 2022


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

European Norm

13.340.60   Protection against falling and slipping


This document specifies requirements, test methods, marking, manufacturer’s instructions and information for retractable type fall arresters (RTFAs) and applies to a RTFA with a single retractable lanyard and a RTFA with two retractable lanyards (twin RTFA) as components of one of the fall arrest systems covered by EN 363:2018.
This European standard is not applicable to RTFAs and twin RTFAs used in any sport or recreational activity.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Regulation (EU) 2016/425 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 March 2016 on personal protective equipment and repealing Council Directive 89/686/EEC

Life cycle


EN 360:2002


FprEN 360
60.55 Ratification completed (DOR)
Jun 20, 2022