Unit 2b - Harness Inspection

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Unit 2b - Harness Inspection

Unit 2b - Harness Inspection


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The buckle tongue should overlap the buckle frame and move freely in their socket.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 2. 
    The D-ring in the back should be located where?
    • A. 

      As high as possible

    • B. 

      In the middle of the back between the shoulder blades.

    • C. 

      On your lower back

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    When first issued a harness you should mark the year and month that it was put in survice. Why?
    • A. 

      So you know when it was made

    • B. 

      So you can keep track of how long its been in service

    • C. 

      So you know what month and year it was.

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    While inspecting a retractable lanyard you should look for cuts, swelling, discoloration, and any breaks in the stitching.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 5. 
    Checking the D-ring for cracks, breaks ect, is not neccessary for every time that it is put in use.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 6. 
    A proper lanyard inspection includes?
    • A. 

      Snaps

    • B. 

      Steel lanyard

    • C. 

      SofStop

    • D. 

      Shock absorbing lanyard

    • E. 

      All the above

  • 7. 
    The keeper spring should exert sufficient amount of force to firmly close the keeper.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 8. 
    In what kind of environment should a harness and lanyard be stored in?
    • A. 

      "cool, dry, clean environment"

    • B. 

      Out of direct sunlight

    • C. 

      Away from chemical vapors

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
                   Bending the webbing is a good way to notice damages?
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 10. 
    When inspecting a harness what should you look for?
    • A. 

      Frayed edges

    • B. 

      Broken fibers

    • C. 

      Pulled stitches

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 11. 
    When is it acceptable to write your name on the webbing of a harness?
    • A. 

      Right after they issue it to me

    • B. 

      After I get it fitted to my body

    • C. 

      Never

    • D. 

      In about 6 months after it is broke in