The Personal Protective Equipment Class 976 is and anchor device certified according to EN 795:2012 class B and EN 15567-1:2007, suitable on wire steel rope with diameter between 12mm and 13mm
A:Stainless steel body
B:Stainless steel bar for lanyard locking
C:Galvanized steel grub screw
D:Stainless steel gate
E:Key for removal in case of emergency evacuation(not supplied)
Fig3：Proper installation of the lanyard(delivered separately) and the locking
Fig4：Proper installation of the device
Fig5：How to remove for emergency evacuation and key usage
Fig6：Examples of incorrect and dangerous use
Fig7：Examples of correct use
-The installation of anchor devices must be carried out by competent people and verified by calculation or testing.
-Check carefully the suitability of the structure and the anchor point as a function of load(up to 15KN) transmitted from the device during use and its direction of application(Fig 8),if the marking of the anchor device is not visible after installation,is necessary to copy it on a sign to be applied in the immediate proximity.
-The divice should only be used as protective equipment against falls from a height and not to lift materials,Maximum displacement of the device in the condition of application of the whole load(Fig 9),it is recommended that the anchor device is marked with the date of the last inspection carried out.
Warning,beware of death:
When the anchor device is used as part of a fall arrest system,the user has to be equipped with suitable devices (eg.Energy absorbers)that protects from dynamic forces exerted on the user during the arrest of a fall to a maximum of 6 KN,These systems do not absord energy, it is forbiiden to use them on the Via Ferrata(as defined by EN 958),The anchorage point must comply with regulations enforced and must always be placed above the user:the potential falling height must always be lower than 0.5m(Fig 10)