ESTA's Wire Rope Ladder Standard now an American National Standard

"We did it!" enthuses Mike Garl, chairman of the ESTA (Entertainment Services and Technology Association) Rigging Working Group. On September 16, the Board of Standards Review at the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) approved the final action on accepting ESTA's Wire Rope Ladder Standard as an American National Standard. This substantially revised version of the ESTA Standard for Construction and Use of Wire Rope Ladders will be published as ANSI E1.1-1999, Entertainment Technology

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