There are signs of stretching
The number of broken wires is more than 10% of the total, in one rope lay or in a length equivalent to 8 rope diameters
The rope is distorted due to kinking, crushing or core collapse.
Signs of detrimental corrosion are evident.
There is damage or distortion immediately adjacent to the termination
There is damage to the ferrule-secured eye-terminated sling
The thimbles are losse or deformed
Note Positive Observations : Is the equipment in good condition
Note Observations to be rectified by WHEN and WHO !