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After more than 30 years on the market 3M/Capital Safety announced in August that the previous models of the Lad-Saf have been recalled forcing tower climbers to seek a new solution to the Flexible Cable Fixed-Ladder System. A replacement Lad-Saf is on the market but, due to high demand,...

The DBI Sala Lad-Saf from Capital Safety/3M is one of the most commonly used and most trusted fall protection tools in the tower climbing industry. That's why on August 30 2016, when Capital Safety/3M announced a recall of the original Lad-Saf, it created a major impact throughout...

We got this from a utility customer a few years ago. I recently found it, thought it was interesting, thought I would share: Installation of a splice (Full Tension Armored) on a 115kv line.  This gunshot transmission line was repaired barehanded with the line still energized at...

Testing of Fall Protection Equipment Fall protection. Testing to validate manufacturers claims. Where we are now, where are we going and some shocking things that you may not know. [caption id="attachment_2523" align="alignnone" width="200"] Photo by Jason Shivers, ©ARISTOTLE INC[/caption] Modern fall protection equipment that is sold in stores...