ELEVATING PLATFORM FALL ARRESTERS
The boom of elevating work platforms, technically called PLE but better known as platforms or baskets, has introduced new working practices and new security issues.
For what concern the evaluation of the risks related to the working conditions of the operator on the PLE with articulated arm, Kong deals with issues arising from the upward projection (catapult effect), can be caused by stranding the basket, from any failure of the lift system or improper use.
Kong offers some solutions to secure the operator by reducing most of the risks.
- adjustable webbing with integrated energy absorber
- requires the diligent intervention in the regulation of the sling as it must be tight
- allows the replacement of worn parts extending the lifetime