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

Proper inspection of your synthetic web 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 web lifting sling to OSHA and ASME standards in the second lesson of Sling Inspection 101.

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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In this video:
► Synthetic web sling identification tag requirements 0:23
► Visual inspection demo: synthetic web lifting slings 0:39
► Basic inspection criteria for synthetic web slings 1:53
► Rejection criteria: synthetic web slings 2:35

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