Work Item
ASTM WK17797

New Test Method for Standard Specification for Human Impact and Fall-through Resistance of Unit Skylights and Related Products Used on Skylight Openings

1. Scope

The promotion of knowledge, stimulation of research, development and maintenance of standards and related documents for performance of buildings, their elements, components, including means and methods of fabrication and assembly; and the description, measurement, prediction, improvement, and management of the overall performance of buildings and building-related facilities. The work of this Committee will be coordinated with other ASTM Committees and other organizations having a mutual interest.


Fall hazard, roofs, NIOSH Hazard Alert, fragile roofs, metal building skylights, plastic bubble skylights, dome skylights, corrugated fiberglass skylights, roof lighting, glass skylights, skylight signage, fall hazard warnings, dangerous roof openings


None Provided

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: E06.51

Committee: E06

Staff Manager: Stephen Mawn

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 12-13-2007

Technical Contact: John Westerfield

Item: 029

Ballot: E06 (17-03)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 001

Ballot: E06.51 (16-04)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 001

Ballot: E06 (18-02)

Status: Negative Votes Need Resolution