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Fall Protection Distributors Introduces New Product For Metal Roofs




Trinity, FL – Fall Protection Distributors LLC has announced the release of the SSRA1 standing seam roof anchor. Engineered to revolutionize fall protection anchorage attachment on standing seam roofs, the patented, non-penetrating design of the new safety device is unique to the industry. It consists of a solid 6061-T6 aluminum body with 12 stainless steel set screws. The standard assembly also includes a 5,000 lbs. certified d-ring for single man attachment.

According to the company, the SSRA1 weighs only 4.5 lbs, making it the world’s lightest OSHA/ANSI 5,000 lbs. certified anchor.  It installs in minutes with basic hand tools and can be used for temporary or permanent attachment without penetrating the panels.

The patented, universal fit design of the SSRA1 works on over 500 Standing Seam Panel Profiles with no reassembly required! It fits t-seams, bulb seams, SnapLok, single lok, double lok, MR-24, etc. A list of compatible profiles can be found at

The SSRA1 features ANSI ASTM B-117 Salt Spray tested, non-corrosive aluminum and stainless steel components.  It can be powder coated to color-match roofs for permanent installations.

Other features/benefits of the product include…

• Made in USA with a Lifetime Life Saving Warranty.

• Clean, low profile attachment to the seam minimizes tripping hazards and is less obtrusive on permanent attachments.

• OSHA/ANSI tested to 5,000 lbs in ALL directions of pull. Workers can access both sides of the roof without having to reposition the anchor. Test report can be reviewed at

• The only certified component system for mounting just about anything to a standing seam roof. The interchangeable mount allows for attachment of devices from various fall protection manufacturers. Can be used for attachment of roof jacks, walk boards, SRLs, horizontal lifelines, ladder anchoring, etc.

“The SSRA1 is a revolutionary product allowing homeowners, building owners, and contractors to work safely on standing seam roofs without penetrating the panels. To my knowledge, the SSRA1 is the strongest, lightest, most universal fit, certified standing seam anchor and it’s now available for worldwide retail sales. Domestic and International distributors and OEM fall protection manufacturers are encouraged to inquire. ” says Howie Scarboro, CEO at Fall Protection Distributors, LLC.

For additional information, call 423.999.0107 or email

About Fall Protection Distributors

Fall-Protection-Distributors-logoFall Protection Distributors offers fall-protection devices for temporary or permanent attachment to ribbed metal roofs. To learn more visit

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