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Your gear is only as good as the anchor it's attached to!

Your gear is only as good as the safety anchor it's attached to!

3M offers the most complete selection of temporary and permanent anchorage connectors available. Our safety anchors include steel anchors, concrete anchors, roof anchors and specialty anchors like our vacuum mount for smooth surface environments. We manufacture anchor systems to fit your unique applications.

Plus, your crew can work with confidence knowing each anchorage connector has been rigorously tested to meet or exceed industry standards.

Anchorages are sold by what they connect to, and the structure will often require a specific type of attachment means. We offer various types including steel anchors, concrete anchors, roof anchors and specialty anchors. All-purpose wrap-around choker style anchorage connectors are the most versatile and will connect to various structure shapes and sizes. In addition, we offer roof, steel and concrete anchors and even specialty anchor styles for poles, leading edges and more. ​

They all must provide a secure point of attachment whether the application is steel, concrete or roof based and be capable of supporting your fall protection system loads.

Choose The Right Anchorage Connectors
Anchorages are sold by what they connect to, and the structure will often require a specific type of attachment means. All-purpose wrap-around choker style anchorage connectors are the most versatile and will connect to various structure shapes and sizes. In addition, anchor are offered for steel, concrete, roofs and even specialty styles for poles, leading edges and more. 

They all must provide a secure point of attachment and be capable of supporting your fall protection system loads.
Product Lines

  • Extremely versatile anchors are simply choked-off to the anchorage structure, to provide a fast and safe tie-off point for your personal fall protection system.​ Various materials including polyester, Kevlar® web, cable wire rope and numerous length options are available to suit any jobsite requirements.


  • Designed for easy securing, Saflok™ self closing, self locking carabiners offer your crew strength and ultimate protection. They securely attach one component to another, providing maximum strength – 5,000 lb. (22kN) minimum breaking strength and 3,600 lb. (16kN) gate strengths. They keep all components of your safety system firmly attached—including you!​


  • Our anchors for steel are lightweight and easily installed. A variety of portable, permanent, mobile and fixed anchors are available for connection to I-beams and other steel structures.​


  • These rugged and extremely abrasive resistant portable and permanent anchors are specifically designed to be attached to concrete structures including walls, floors, decks and columns.​


  • A variety of portable and permanent roof anchors for residential and commercial, as well as for flat or sloped roofs, are available. These specialized anchors will keep you safe without causing damage to the structure.​


  • ​Mining anchors provide an easy to use fall protection anchor point solution that are ideal for use in a range of underground mining and tunneling applications.​ Specifically designed to fit into friction rock bolts providing a safe fall arrest rated anchorage point.


  • Every worksite is unique, and sometimes you need a unique anchor to keep your crew safe. We offer a range of specialty anchors that combine ease-of-use and strength to provide fall protection safety to match the task. Plus, like all our anchorage systems, our specialty anchors have all been rigorously tested to meet or exceed industry standards.​

What's New
  • Compact and lightweight anchor provides quick overhead tie-off point.
    Unique Drop-Thru Anchor is fast and safe, providing a 5,000 lb. overhead tie-off point. Simply drop the swiveling D-ring through a 1-1/2” to 1-3/4” dia. hole in concrete or steel meeting requirements in our user instructions and you’re ready to go. The anchor can be removed and simply re-installed in a new location for added jobsite flexibility and lower overall cost of ownership.
  • Extremely versatile anchors providing a fast, efficient and safe tie-off.
    Our anchorage connectors are built from top quality materials guaranteeing high strength and durability to stand up to the toughest environments. Durable polyester construction and high strength steel hardware provide longevity. This compact and lightweight design is available in various lengths to suit site nees.
  • Anchors into friction rock bolts proving a safe fall arrest rated tie-off point!
    Our Saflok™ mining anchors were designed to be used with friction rock bolts in a variety of different mining applications. The Hybrid Mining Swivel Anchor is intended to stay in one spot while the Mining Bolt Anchor with Swiveling O-Ring offers the flexibility to move from location to location within the mine. Both are durable, lightweight and easy to install and remove and can be used with many existing 39mm or 47mm friction rock bolts.
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.