Lifting & Safety Information Resources
All slings manufactured or provided by Liftex® meet or exceed OSHA, WSTDA standards and regulations. With a very few limited exceptions (primarily due to hardware/fitting marking requirements) Liftex® products are also compliant with ASME B30.9 standards and regulations.
WSTDA - Web Sling & Tie Down Association
The Web Sling & Tie Down Association (WSTDA) is a tax-exempt, non-profit, technical association dedicated to the development and promotion of voluntary recommended standards and associated reference materials.
ASME - American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Founded in 1880 as the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, ASME is a not-for-profit professional organization that enables collaboration, knowledge sharing and skill development across all engineering disciplines, while promoting the vital role of the engineer in society.
OSHA - Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Ensures the safe and healthful working conditions for working men and women by setting and enforcing standards and by providing training, outreach, education and assistance.
Other Resources for Sling Safety and Sling Use Information
Associated Wire Rope Fabricators
Serving the Lifting, Rigging, & Load Securement Industry
National Safety Council
Our Mission is Safety
Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance
Dedicated to improving commercial motor vehicle safety and uniformity