Tech Talk Blog

Vertical Lifelines: A Guide to Proper Use, Maintenance and Inspection

Vertical lifelines are an important part of the fall protection system for workers using fixed ladders or similar climbing surfaces that are part of a structure, such as water tanks and antenna towers. Vertical lifelines allow the worker to move up and down the entire height of the line rather than having to disconnect and find a new tie-off point. Here are basic tips for proper use, maintenance, and inspection of fall protection vertical lifeline systems that will keep your workers safe and your equipment in good working order.

Read More

Did You Know?

It is the responsibility of the employer to provide prompt rescue of their workers in the event of a fall or assure that their workers are able to self rescue?