How to Inspect a Synthetic Rope Sling to OSHA and ASME Standards

Proper inspection of your synthetic rope slings for damage or irregularities, prior to each use, is the best way to help keep everybody on the job site safe.

Learn how to inspect a synthetic rope sling to OSHA and ASME standards in the seventh lesson of Sling Inspection 101.

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In this video:
     ► Synthetic rope sling tag requirements 0:12
     ► Visual inspection demo: synthetic rope slings 0:34
     ► Basic inspection criteria for synthetic rope slings 4:01
     ► Rejection criteria: synthetic rope slings 5:22

Enroll in Sling Inspection 101 to learn the OSHA and ASME standards of wire rope, synthetic web, alloy chain, synthetic roundsling, high-performance roundsling, metal mesh, and synthetic rope lifting slings.

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Disclaimer: Any advice, graphics, images, and/or information contained herein are presented for general educational and information purposes and to increase overall safety awareness. It is not intended to be legal, medical, or other expert advice or services, and should not be used in place of consultation with appropriate industry professionals. The information herein should not be considered exhaustive and the user should seek the advice of appropriate professionals.