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The following term has not been approved.

Term:

mansafe system

Definition:

Definition: Systems comprising stainless steel wire rope, posts, and fixings provide users with an approved, tested and inspected method of safe access/work. These systems can be horizontal, vertical and overhead. Fall arrest systems allow users to access areas of a roof often close to the leading edge and the fall hazard

Why problematic: gendered term

Suggested alternative(s): safety line, fall arrest system, lifeline system, harness line, rescue system, overhead or horizontal lifeline fall protection

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