Hitch Mounted Anchor Systems

Portable Hitch Mounted Fall Protection Systems

The Diversified by Tuff Built Mobile Hitch Mounted Anchor System is a counter weighted, OSHA compliant portable fall arrest system.  Designed to provide an overhead anchor system  where and when you need it, this mobile fall protection system sets up quickly and uses outriggers to ensure a stable, safe platform for employees working at heights.  Ideal for outdoor applications lacking overhead support structure, the hitch mounted fall arrest system comes in a variety of stock configurations to meet your fall protection needs.

Please Note:  The tables below show standard stock sizes/configurations, but if your application requires modifications to an existing design, contact us to discuss your specific needs.

We are a complete turnkey provider of OSHA compliant portable and mobile fall arrest systems and have years of design and installation experience.  Contact us for expert assistance with your fall arrest, fall restraint and fall protection safety requirements.

 

Design Considerations

*Pro-7 Hitch Mounted Mobile Anchor Points - Single Anchor Point Fixed Height
PART NUMBERNOMINAL SYSTEM
ANCHOR HEIGHT
NOMINAL
SYSTEM OFFSET
MINIMUM HEIGHT OF ANCHOR
ABOVE WORK SURFACE
DIAMETER OF WORKING ZONE
WITHOUT OUTRIGGER KIT (WA1)
DIAMETER OF WORKING ZONE
WITH OUTRIGGER KIT (WA2)
7017916’-0”62.00"7‘-0”5’-0”10’-0”
7002718’-0”66.185’-0”
7002620’-0”70.38”NA
7002522’-0"74.62”NA
7002124’-0”78.88NA
*Custom Trailer Hitch Mounted Configurations Available Upon Request
*Pro-7 Hitch Mounted Mobile Anchor Points - Double Anchor Point Fixed Height
PART NUMBERNOMINAL SYSTEM
ANCHOR HEIGHT
NOMINAL
SYSTEM OFFSET
MINIMUM HEIGHT OF ANCHOR
ABOVE WORK SURFACE
DIAMETER OF WORKING ZONE
WITHOUT OUTRIGGER KIT (WA1)
DIAMETER OF WORKING ZONE
WITH OUTRIGGER KIT (WA2)
7034016’-0”62.00"7‘-0”5’-0”10’-0”
7033918’-0”66.185’-0”
7033820’-0”70.38”NA
7033722’-0"74.62”NA
7009524’-0”78.88NA
*Custom Trailer Hitch Mounted Configurations Available Upon Request

OSHA Regulations

  • Personal Fall Arrest Systems
    • 1926.502(d)(16) Personal fall arrest systems, when stopping a fall, shall:
    • 1926.502(d)(16)(ii) limit maximum arresting force on an employee to 1,800 pounds (8 kN) when used with a body harness;
    • 1926.502(d)(16)(iii) be rigged such that an employee can neither free fall more than 6 feet (1.8 m), nor contact any lower level;
    • 1926.502(d)(16)(iv) bring an employee to a complete stop and limit maximum deceleration distance an employee travels to 3.5 feet (1.07 m); and,
    • 1926.502(d)(16)(v) have sufficient strength to withstand twice the potential impact energy of an employee free falling a distance of 6 feet (1.8 m), or the free fall distance permitted by the system, whichever is less.

Did You Know?

Any fall protection anchor must be able to support 5,000 pounds unless designed by a qualified person?