Personal fall protection equipment - Personal fall protection systems

This European Standard specifies the general characteristics and assembly of personal fall protection systems. It gives examples for the specific types of personal fall protection systems and describes how components may be assembled into systems.

Persönliche Absturzschutzausrüstung - Persönliche Absturzschutzsysteme

Diese Europäische Norm legt die allgemeinen Merkmale und die Zusammenstellung von persönlichen
Absturzschutzsystemen fest. Sie enthält Beispiele für die speziellen Arten von persönlichen
Absturzschutzsystemen und beschreibt, wie Bestandteile zu Systemen zusammengestellt werden können.

Equipement de protection individuelle contre les chutes de hauteur - Systèmes d'arrêt des chutes

La présente Norme européenne spécifie les caractéristiques générales et l’assemblage des systèmes de
protection individuelle contre les chutes. Elle donne des exemples de types spécifiques de systèmes de
protection individuelle contre les chutes et décrit comment les composants peuvent être assemblés pour
constituer ces systèmes.

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2003-01.Slovenski inštitut za standardizacijo. Razmnoževanje celote ali delov tega standarda ni dovoljeno.Personal fall protection equipment - Personal fall protection systemsÉquipement de protection individuelle contre les chutes - Systemes de protection individuelle contre les chutesPersönliche Schutzausrüstung gegen Absturz - Persönliches AbsturzsicherungssystemTa slovenski standard je istoveten z:EN 363:2008SIST EN 363:2008en,fr,de13.340.60ICS:SLOVENSKI
STANDARDSIST EN 363:200801-maj-2008

English VersionPersonal fall protection equipment - Personal fall protectionsystemsEquipement de protection individuelle contre les chutes dehauteur - Systèmes d'arrêt des chutesPersönliche Absturzschutzausrüstung - PersönlicheAbsturzschutzsystemeThis European Standard was approved by CEN on 14 December 2007.CEN members are bound to comply with the CEN/CENELEC Internal Regulations which stipulate the conditions for giving this EuropeanStandard the status of a national standard without any alteration. Up-to-date lists and bibliographical references concerning such nationalstandards may be obtained on application to the CEN Management Centre or to any CEN member.This European Standard exists in three official versions (English, French, German). A version in any other language made by translationunder the responsibility of a CEN member into its own language and notified to the CEN Management Centre has the same status as theofficial versions.CEN members are the national standards bodies of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland,France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal,Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom.EUROPEAN COMMITTEE FOR STANDARDIZATIONCOMITÉ EUROPÉEN DE NORMALISATIONEUROPÄISCHES KOMITEE FÜR NORMUNGManagement Centre: rue de Stassart, 36
B-1050 Brussels© 2008 CENAll rights of exploitation in any form and by any means reservedworldwide for CEN national Members.Ref. No. EN 363:2008: E

EN 363:2008 (E) 2 Contents Page Foreword.3 Introduction.4 1 Scope.4 2 Normative references.4 3 Terms and definitions.4 3.1 Categories.4 3.2 Systems.5 3.3 General terms.5 4 Personal fall protection systems.6 4.1 General.6 4.2 Specific types of personal fall protection systems.7 4.2.1 Restraint system.7 4.2.2 Work positioning system.8 4.2.3 Rope access system.9 4.2.4 Fall arrest system.10 4.2.5 Rescue system.14 Bibliography.16
Figures Figure 1 — Example of a restraint system.

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