>  Fall Protection for Tools Dropped Object Competent Person
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DURATION:  

Duration is 0.5 days (up to 4 hours).

RECOMMENDED ATTENDANCE:

This course is for supervisors of authorized users who implement and monitor a managed fall protection program. Attendees will develop the necessary skills and knowledge base to be deemed a Dropped Objects Competent Person.​

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To learn more about our training and consultative services, call 800-328-6146, option 8 or visit
3M.com/FallProtection
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COURSE DESCRIPTION

Objects dropped from height can result in severe personal injuries, equipment damage and tool loss, yet these hazards are often overlooked in planning for workplace safety. In this hands-on interactive course, participants will learn how to implement drop prevention solutions by applying the ABC’s of Fall Protection for People to Fall Protection for Tools.​

TOPICS DISCUSSED
  • ​Common dropped object hazards
  • Hierarchy of drop prevention
  • ABC’s of fall protection for people versus for tools​
  • Passive systems (canopies, guardrails with toe boards and mesh, screens, covers)​
  • Tool restraint and tool arrest systems (e.g. 3M™ DBI-SALA® Fall Protection for Tools product line)​
3M Fall Protection combines the products and expertise of DBI-SALA® and Protecta® with the technology and innovation of 3M to elevate safety to new heights and keep workers comfortable, confident and safe every time they climb. See our products and services at 3M.com/FallProtection.