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Lanyard - Equipment Inspection Form

A fall protection equipment inspection form designed for lanyards. Pass/fail sections include webbing and stitching evaluations. Checkout the Forms Library »

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The Importance of Fall Protection

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, falls represent the #1 cause of death on the job (after transportation-related deaths). For this reason, lanyards - along with other fall protection equipment - are treated with high importance when identifying hazards on a job-site.

Typical Lanyard Inspection Questions

In this sample Lanyard Inspection, the observer should review each of the following items giving it a pass, fail, or n/a score:

  • Cuts, nicks or tears
  • Broken fibers/cracks
  • Overall deterioration
  • Modifications by user
  • Fraying/Abrasions
  • Discoloration of material
  • Hard or shiny spots
  • Change in core size
  • Mildew
  • Missing or popped flag
  • Undue Stretching
  • Burnt, charred or melted fibers
  • Material marked w/permanent marker
  • Excessive hardness or brittleness
  • Knots in lanyard
  • Visual and Touch Inspection
  • Pulled stitches
  • Stitching that is missing
  • Hard or shiny spots
  • Cut stitches
  • Discoloration of stitching

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