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  • Published: 16 Feb 2024

Fall Protection – Defective Safety Harness

Fall Protection Defective Safety Harness
Fall Protection Defective Safety Harness

Description of Incident

During equipment recovery operations on the back deck of a vessel, a technician felt something unexpected around the Dorsal ‘D’ ring on the back of his safety harness. Operations were immediately stopped. On inspection, several points of failure were identified on and around the area of the plastic back pad of the harness (see photo).

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