Retracting lanyards are ideal for many fall arrest applications where the anchor point is within 2.5m of your exposed edge or there is a need to reduce fall distances.
This aluminium housed fall arrest block is a sturdy, low maintenance device fitted with internal energy absorption which allows the equipment to last longer even in harsh weather conditions.
IKAR Retracting Lanyard series sold by Saferight are Australian Standard AS/NZS1891.3:1997 certified and is UV Degradation tested to 12kN.
It acts as an inertia device, similar to a seat belt, and locks immediately in the event of a fall, reducing both fall distance and forces.
IKAR fall arrest blocks are renowned worldwide for their robust design and engineering excellence. Its ideal application is where the anchor point is overhead, however it has been tested and rated for 360° range of use (can be anchored at any point of 360°).
The working load limit is up to 136kg person for each unit.
All lanyards are to be inspected every 6 months (minimum) as required by AS/NZS 1891.4:2009. Saferight offers testing, tagging and inspection services.