ASC A92 Secretariat

For more than 35 years, the SAIA has been developing safety guides for the aerial platform industry. The Association is one of more than 220 ANSI-Accredited Standards Developers (ASC) that develop American National Standards. The SAIA serves as Secretariat for the A92 series of standards.

The SAIA is responsible for adhering to the policies and procedures outlined in the ANSI Essential Requirements, which govern the consensus development process. The ASC A92 manages and maintains the following standards:

  • A92.2 for Vehicle-Mounted Rotating and Elevating Work Platforms

  • A92.3 for Manually Propelled Elevating Aerial Platforms

  • A92.5 for Boom-Supported Elevating Work Platforms

  • A92.6 for Self-Propelled Elevating Work Platforms

  • A92.7 for Airline Ground Support Vehicle-Mounted Vertical Lift Devices

  • A92.8 for Vehicle-Mounted Bridge Inspection and Maintenance Devices

  • A92.9 for Mast-Climbing Work Platforms

  • A92.10 for Transport Platforms

The ASC A92 is in the process of approving the following standards:

  • A92.20-201X: Design, Calculations, Safety Requirements and Test Methods for Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs) – Approved by the A92 Main Committee. Recieved and responded to a complaint received during the rights to appeal period from an unresolved objector. Appellant requested a hearing for their complaint. Hearing conducted on September 18, 2018. Appeal Panel Members have 30-days to send their decision to the Secretariat. 

  • A92.22-201X: Safe Use of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs) – Approved by the A92 Main Committee. Recieved and responded to a complaint received during the rights to appeal period from an unresolved objector. Appellant requested a hearing for their complaint. Hearing conducted on September 18, 2018. Appeal Panel Members have 30-days to send their decision to the Secretariat. 

  • A92.24-201X: Training Requirements for the Use, Operation, Inspection, Testing and Maintenance of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs) – Approved by the A92 Main Committee. Will submit to ANSI when the A92.20 and A92.22 have gone through the appeals process. 

The ASC A92 Main Committee consists of 89 member companies and organizations that have been appointed based on their technical, safety, and related industrial expertise. The committee meets annually to review current issues, establish policy and procedures relative to the consensus standards, and evaluate the development activities of each subcommittee.

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