The committee's charter is defined in its Terms Of Reference [PDF].
Terms of Reference is subject to change

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Active Projects 5
Constitution 29
International Relationships 2
Published Standards 11
Sub Committees 4
  • This is a list of projects currently being worked on by Standards Australia's Standards Development Team.

    Project Code
    Project Title
    • AS/NZS 1891.1

      Harnesses and ancillary equipment

    • AS/NZS 1891.2

      Horizontal lifeline and rail systems and Supplement 1 - Prescribed configurations for horizontal lifelines

    • AS/NZS 1891.3

      Fall arrest devices

    • AS/NZS 1891.5

      Industrial fall-arrest systems and devices-Lanyard assemblies and pole straps

    • AS/NZS 1891.6

      Industrial fall-arrest systems and devices-Ancillary Equipment

  • The constitution of a Technical Committee consists of the Nominating Organisations that represent various interest groups across the industries. These Nominating Organisations are currently participating in Standards Australia’s Standards Development activity. The Nominating Organisation appoints a representative to represent the views of that organisation’s interest group during the development of a Standard.

    Constitution
     
  • Standards Australia participates in Standards development with the International standards bodies as listed below.

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    Organisation
    Title
    • ISO

      Personal equipment for protection against falls

    • ISO

      Personal safety - protective clothing and equipment

  • Below is the list of current Standards developed and published by Standards Australia. This list does not display the obsolete, superseded, available superseded and withdrawn Standards. The published Standards are documents that set out specifications and procedures designed to ensure products, services and systems are safe, reliable and consistently perform the way they are intended to.

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    Designation
    Publication Title
    • AS/NZS 1891.1-2007

      Industrial fall-arrest systems and devices - Harnesses and ancillary equipment

    • AS/NZS 1891.1-2007 AMDT 1

      Industrial fall-arrest systems and devices - Harnesses and ancillary equipment

    • AS/NZS 1891.1-2007 AMDT 2

      Industrial fall-arrest systems and devices - Harness and ancillary equipment

    • AS/NZS 1891.2 SUPP 1-2001

      Industrial fall-arrest systems and devices - Horizontal lifeline and rail systems - Prescribed configurations for horizontal lifelines (Supplement to AS/NZS 1891.2:2001)

    • AS/NZS 1891.2-2001

      Industrial fall-arrest systems and devices - Horizontal lifeline and rail systems

    • AS/NZS 1891.3-1997

      Industrial fall-arrest systems and devices - Fall-arrest devices

    • AS/NZS 1891.4-2009

      Industrial fall-arrest systems and devices - Selection, use and maintenance

    • AS/NZS 4488.1-1997

      Industrial rope access systems - Specifications

    • AS/NZS 4488.1-1997 AMDT 1

      Industrial rope access systems - Specifications

    • AS/NZS 4488.2-1997

      Industrial rope access systems - Selection, use and maintenance

    • AS/NZS 5532:2013

      Manufacturing requirements for single-point anchor device used for harness-based work at height

  • The Sub Committees within the Technical Committee are listed here.

    Sub Committees