Climb up the ladder next to the entrance of the elevated work area.
If using a self retracting lifeline, safely connect the unconnected hook to the anchor point on the lifeline and check that the self retracting function is working properly.
If a preassembled rope lifeline or strap lifeline are used, safely connect the lifeline that is to be used to the anchor point, if not already accomplished, and then connect the opposite end of the life line to your lanyard.
Check for security.
If a trolley is used, verify that the connection is secure and that the trolley moves smoothly.
NOTE – ENSURE THAT THE LENGTH OF LIFELINE AND LANYARD DOES NOT EXTEND TO MORE THAN 4 FEET ABOVE THE NEXT LOWER LEVEL, OR THE FALL PROTECTION WILL NOT PERFORM AS DESIRED.