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Falling awake

PLANT - CONEXPO ROUND-UP

Fall arrest specialist Miller used Conexpo to introduce a new system designed to prevent workers falling unconscious due to blood pooling when they are dangling from harnesses after a fall.The Relief Step Safety Device acts like a ripcord, releasing web loops into which operatives can insert their feet.This allows them to alternate between standing and hanging.