MSA Latchways Personal Rescue Device is an integrated harness system allowing self-rescue when working at heights. This lightweight, unobtrusive rescue device is contained in a small backpack. This is attached to a full body harness and designed to be used alongside a fall protection system or anchor point. There are two versions of the Latchways PRD available:
RH2: Two point fall arrest harness (dorsal D-ring and chest D-ring) with quick release buckles, adjustable length shoulder straps and adjustable length leg straps.
RH3: Four point fall arrest harness (dorsal D-Ring, chest D-Ring and and 2 lateral D-rings for work positioning) with quick release buckles, adjustable length shoulder straps, adjustable length leg straps and adjustable length waist belt with work positioning attachments.
In the event of a fall the PRD harness suspends the user and then allows them to gently lower themselves to the ground in a controlled descent. The device features a 20m (65ft) spool of Aramid rope which is released at a controlled rate through an integral braking mechanism. The innovative design uses quality components and a limited number of moving parts to always ensure 100% mechanical integrity.
The MSA Latchways Personal Rescue Device is available to order from Safety Supplies, with an approximate delivery time of 7-10 days. Call our friendly team today for further details and expert advice on all of your PPE and height work needs.
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