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  • What Has Major Safety Done For You Lately?
    August 11, 2023

    What Has Major Safety Done For You Lately?

    Crucial to our value to you, our customer, is our size. We are a small, family business. Whether you called on us 25 years ago or called on us today, you would be talking to, literally, the same folks. And we actually answer the telephone.
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  • Fall Protection Rescue Plan
    October 21, 2022

    Fall Protection Rescue Plan

    The need for a fall protection rescue plan is an often overlooked aspect of fall protection safety. When working from height, or even in a confined space, a rescue plan is required by OSHA. Falls happen and winches can fail. What is your rescue plan if this happens?
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  • Do You Need Hip D-Rings on your harness
    September 30, 2022

    Do You Need Hip D-Rings on Your Fall Protection Harness?

    Hip D-Rings, also known as "Side D-Rings" or "Positioning D-Rings" are usually an option on most fall protection safety harnesses. If you've ever purchased a fall protection safety harness, you most likely had to decide if you should purchase a harness with side D-rings.
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  • Difference between certifed and non-certified anchor points
    September 30, 2022

    Certified vs. Non-Certified Fall Protection Anchor Points

    One of our vendors, Frenchcreek, often asks at its fall protection training sessions: "what's the difference between a certified and a non-certified fall protection anchor point?" Even amongst experienced safety professionals, the question is often met with silence.
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  • How To Simplify A Fall Protection Harness
    September 30, 2022

    How To Simplify a Fall Protection Harness

    Anybody who has worn a fall protection harness knows it presents challenges. Putting on certain harnesses can be difficult. Fitting harnesses to your size and shape can be difficult. Even more so, hooking up a lanyard or self retracting lifeline to a back D-ring presents all sorts difficulties.

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  • Fall Protection and Confined Spaces
    September 30, 2022

    Fall Protection and Confined Spaces

    With the help of OSHA, workplace hazards and regulations have been firmly established to make sure safety is not only the top priority for employers but to help guide them in protecting their employees as best they can.
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  • What Is A Leading Edge SRL
    October 28, 2022

    Leading Edge SRL - What Is It and Do I Need One?

    It is all too common that fall protection applications that require a leading edge self retracting lifeline are using the wrong equipment. In this article, we will show you what a leading edge self retracting lifeline is and identify applications in which they are required.
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