This program applies to the following rigging systems used by Penn State employees: Motorized Systems, Counterweighted Systems, Stationary Systems and Hemp Systems.  This program does not apply to cranes, hoists and slings as specified in the Penn State Crane, Hoist & Sling Safety Program.  It also does not apply to fire curtains or items temporarily connected to battens (such as curtains, artwork, props, or set designs).  Despite these exceptions, all items must be secured to battens according to industry standards.