OK, You’ve fallen, NOW WHAT?

10/01/2019

FREE yourself. In a matter of seconds, go from this: To this:   When you’re suspended after a fall, every second matters. When the clock starts ticking, you need a rescue plan you can count on to rescue you quickly and efficiently. The DBI-SALA® Self-Rescue unit is your rescue plan: a flexible device that attaches …

Load Securement Advise

10/01/2019

Below is a general reference for calculating Tie-Downs from Peerless Chain. Many factors affect the proper method of cargo securement including the length and type of the cargo to be secured. Refer to the most recent revision of The Department of Transportation (DOT) Regulations Title 49 CFR392~393 in USA or CCMTA – NSC10 in CANADA …

New Sling Stands Now Available

08/30/2019

Fulcrum Lifting now offers two brand new style sling stands that are a great alternative to rummaging through piles of chain, wire rope or web slings to find the right lifting sling for the job. Product Features: Keep all your slings stored with the lifting eye at a comfortable height to handle. Keeps slings safe …

The Correct Way to Measure Wire Rope

08/30/2019

We are often called out to a job-site or facility to assist in determining the size of wire rope (and are happy to do so!). To measure yourself, the actual diameter of a wire rope is the diameter of a circumscribed circle that will enclose all the strands. It’s the largest cross-sectional measurement as shown …