Product News: Safety & Security Equipment
Heavy Duty Rescue Pole supports pick-off rescue operations.
Press Release Summary:
November 8, 2013 - Designed for use with Rollgliss® R250 Rescue Kit, or with variety of peer rescue kits/systems during pick-off rescue operations, portable Rollgliss® Rescue Pole features non-conductive design for high and low voltage work areas. Smooth turn lock functionality allows pole to extend, retract, and safely lock off in sections from 1.5–3.8 m in length to suit rescue scenario. Fitted with sunrise end fitting, adapter holds rescue hook in place.
Original Press Release
Capital Safety Australia Introduces Their New Rollgliss® Heavy Duty Rescue Pole
Press release date: November 5, 2013
Capital Safety, home of the DBI-SALA and PROTECTA brands of fall protection equipment has announced the launch of their new DBI-SALA Rollgliss® Heavy Duty Rescue Pole.
The new Heavy Duty Rescue Pole has been designed as a high strength alternative for use with the Rollgliss® R250 Rescue Kit, or with a variety of peer rescue kits/systems during pick-off rescue operations.
“Complete with its own carry bag for ease of transport, use and storage, the pole is lightweight and portable, and ideal for use in pick-off operations,” said Rick Millar, Technical Manager with Capital Safety Australia & New Zealand. “The heavy duty construction and non-conductive elements of the pole make it ideal for use around high and low voltage work areas to safely reach and rescue an injured worker.”
The poles smooth turn lock functionality allows it to easily extend, retract and safely lock off in sections from 1.5 to 3.8 metres in length to suit your rescue scenario, allowing the rescuer(s) to remove a person from danger without putting themselves at risk by descending down to them. Fitted with a sunrise end fitting, the specially designed adaptor holds the rescue hook in place; the rescuer simply hooks onto the suspended person’s fall arrest D-ring during rescue operations.
For more information regarding DBI-SALA’s NEW Rollgliss® Heavy Duty Rescue Pole call 1800 245 002 (AUS), 0800 212 505 (NZ) or visit www.capitalsafety.com.au.
Capital Safety, the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of height safety, confined space and industrial rescue equipment with 20 operating sites worldwide, is home of the DBI-SALA and PROTECTA brands.