Monthly Archives: March 2012

Understanding ANSI Z359

0 Comments March 26, 2012

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has approved two American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) standards addressing fall protection, the new ANSI/ASSE Z359.14-2012, Safety Requirements for Self-Retracting Devices for Personal Fall Arrest and Rescue Systems, and the revised ANSI/ASSE Z359.4-2012, …

SAIA Makes Statement on LVL Scaffold Planks in California

0 Comments March 22, 2012

Recent revisions to section 1637 of Cal-OSHA have given rise to issues pertaining to the compliance of certain LVL scaffold planks. These issues have been brought to the attention of the SAIA Platform Council and a position statement has been …