What fall safety equipment ?
Anti-fall safety equipment refers to the safety protection equipment worn by operators in outdoor or high-altitude scenarios. In order to disperse the pressure on the upper thighs, pelvis, chest and shoulders of the human body during fall protection, two common types of equipment are lap belts and harnesses. Products include, but are not limited to , straps, belts, belt buckles, lanyards, connectors (lockrings or hooks), or shock absorbers .
The latest regulations in Japan
Amazon Japan station issued an announcement saying that with the change of Japan's "Industrial Safety and Health Law Implementation Decree", Amazon has updated its new policy on the sale of seat belts on Japan station. The following is the content of the announcement:
With the revision of Article 13, Paragraph 3, Item 28 of the "Industrial Safety and Health Law Enforcement Decree" , the description of "safety belt" used to prevent the danger of falling in the construction industry and other high-altitude operations has been changed to "fall prevention equipment". After the revision, only "Human Belt (Single Suspension)" and "Suspender (Single Suspension)" belts will be recognized as "Fall Protection Equipment" and will need to comply with the revised regulations.
Note: Due to amendments to the Act, "belt-type (U-suspension)" devices are no longer permitted as fall arrest devices. Please do not put "belt type (U-shaped suspension)" on the shelves as anti-fall equipment.
Comply with JIS T 8165-2018 testing standard
Q: I am selling a product based on an old structural standard. Can it be listed before Amazon's document review begins?
A: No, products that do not comply with the newly revised law have been banned from being sold according to law, please stop listing them immediately. Also please note: Even before the document screening begins, products that have been confirmed not to meet the requirements of the newly revised law will be banned from the shelves.
Q : Can the "Belt (U-shaped)" gear and fall arrest gear be sold as a set?
A: Can be sold as a set, but please do not describe a "belt-type (U-shaped)" device as a fall arrest device.