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How To Tell If Your Tool Lanyard is ANSI/ISEA 121-2018 Certified
In our efforts to help educate safety professionals on how they can deploy an effective dropped object prevention program, here is a visual aid to help you understand if your tethers are ANSI/ISEA 121-2018 certified or not. Does your PPE pass the test?
News Flash! - ANSI Approves Tool Tethering Standard
The ISEA working committe for dropped object prevention has just been notified that ANSI has...
UPDATE - It's the Final Stage Before the Standard!
The final public comment period closed on Monday the 25th and the committee announced today that...
Update on ISEA 121 Standard: 5-10-18
The ISEA 121 standard has gone back for a final round of public comment. Public comment is due to close by June 8th so you don't have long if you want to be part of this groundbreaking new safety standard....
4-26-18 Update - Launch Status of ISEA 121 for Dropped Object Prevention Solutions
Thanks everyone who gave the ISEA committee comments back on standard 121.  The committee is wrapping up our responses to those who reviewed and shared with us their questions and requests. 
Tool Tethering Standard ISEA 121 Out For Public Review
After a lot of effort by not only KEY-BAK but many others in the safety industry, ISEA has released standard 121 for public review.  To get a copy, go to
Dropped Object Prevention Standards are Coming Q1 2018
The International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) is developing a new standard for Dropped Object Prevention (DOP).  Standards drafted by ISEA product groups become American National Standards through a consensus process that involves reviewers