I've been hearing that this was in the works for some time, but now it's official--all PLASA standards are now available for free download! This is a great development.
From the PLASA news release:
PLASA is thrilled to announce that all PLASA Technical Standards are now available for free download, thanks to a new alliance with ProSight Specialty Insurance. PLASA partnered with ProSight because they share in PLASA’s commitment to making sure that everyone who attends or works on an entertainment event, from a live show to a film shoot, goes home safely at the end of the day. This collaboration significantly impacts the industry by allowing those involved in the creation of entertainment events free access to standards that will make their lives safer and easier. ...
To immediately start downloading your free Technical Standards, visit tsp.plasa.org/freestandards.