Glossary of Terms
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An aerial device consisting of a single or multiple-section rung ladder with a platform at the top.
A mobile device that has an adjustable position platform, supported from ground level by a structure.
A device to secure any item of form work or scaffold to a rigid point.
A secure means of attachment to which the personal fall arrest system is connected.
A small specialized light duty man basket especially adapted to use on or with structural I-Beams or other structural members.
A method of stage suspension in which the upper wire rope sheaves or suspension points are closer to the plane of the building face than the corresponding attachment points on the stage, thus causing the platform to press against the face of the building during its vertical travel.
AMERICAN NATIONAL STANDARDS INSTITUTE
An organization which develops standard safety specifications and procedures for a wide range of industrial equipment, including ladders and scaffolds. Many regulations are based on these standards.
Accepted by the authority having jurisdiction.