This harness is unsafe to use. Ripped stiches indicate it was subjected to impact loading. It should be properly disposed of so it cannot mistakenly be worn. Harnesses subjected to impact loads must be IMMEDIATELY removed from service and not used until inspected and determined safe for use by a qualified person. Inspect harnesses thoroughly BEFORE use and always follow manufacturer’s instructions.
1910 Subpart I – Personal Protective Equipment; 1910.132 – General requirements– 1910.132(a); 1910.132(c) and 1910.132(e).
PPE, fall protection, harness inspection