14 PPE Safety

Synthetic rope and web slings (AATZ0620)

Asling is generally one of six types — chain, wire rope, metal mesh, natural fiber rope, synthetic fiber rope or synthetic web.
While the two synthetic types might seem to be safer than their heavier metal counterparts, they require just as much attention to proper care and handling.
  • Synthetic rope and web slings
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: 2 years