Hardware features include Tongue-Buckle Leg Connection, Pass-Thru Chest Connection, Parachute Torso Buckle, a Back D-ring, Side D-rings. The Back D-ring provides a general fall arrest device connection point and is included on all models of 3M™ Protecta® Construction-Style Positioning Harnesses. Side D-rings located on hips are used for attachment of positioning devices to allow workers use of both hands.
Regulatory and Standards Compliance
3M™ Protecta® Fall Protection Harnesses are designed for a maximum capacity of 420 lbs (190 kg), including the worker’s body weight, clothing, tools and other accessories. These fall arrest systems meet the requirements of ANSI Z359.11; and OSHA 1910.140 and 1926.502.