Shock Absorbing Lanyards utilize kernmantle rope.

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Approved to AS/NZS 1891.1 standards, kernmantle rope lanyards feature protective outer sheath that delivers resistance to minor cuts, abrasions, chemicals, grime, and heat. Construction is resistant to elements and is unlikely to fray or snag. Rope resists knotting and twisting and eliminates risk of bird caging. Available in single- and double-tail variants, lanyards are offered with various end connectors and harness attachment points.

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Sala Introduces Kermantle Rope Lanyard Range

SALA kernmantle rope lanyards offers the next generation of rope lanyards to the market!

SALA, the world's leading manufacturer solely dedicated to the fall protection market has announced the launch of their NEW kernmantle rope lanyard range.

SALA's NEW AS/NZS 1891.1 standards approved kernmantle rope lanyard range has been developed to provide a superior shock absorbing rope lanyard ideal for use in all kinds of industrial environments.

"Rope used in fall arrest applications must live up to a higher standard than everyday rope" explains Rick Millar, Technical Manager for the Capital Safety Group in Australia and New Zealand. "As a result, the kernmantle rope used in the lanyards construction provides a more durable and robust lanyard that is easier to control than the standard rope or webbing lanyards".

Utilising Kernmantle rope in the lanyards construction delivers a product that is highly resistant to the elements and offers a multitude of benefits. The ropes protective outer sheath delivers a greater resistance to minor cuts, abrasions, chemicals and grime as well as providing heat resistance. The rope is less likely to fray or snag, it resists knotting and twisting, and totally removes the risk of bird caging.

The range is available in both single and double tail variants with a variety of end connectors and harness attachment points to suit specific user needs and applications.

For more information regarding SALA's NEW kernmantle lanyard range call 1800 245 002 (AUS), 0800 212 505 (NZ) or visit

Sala is a division of the Capital Safety Group (Australia) Pty Ltd, the world's leading designer and manufacturer of height safety, confined space and fall protection equipment.

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