“To expand a bit on the words working at height, it is meant as an occupational activity that exposes the worker to the risk of falling from a place at height that is greater than two metres relative to a stable surface.”
Whatever activity carried out at more than two metres of height requires the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to eliminate the risk of falls.
How do you determine the suitability of a PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)? What are the checks that must be carried out on every device? What document are you left with after the checks?
Marseille will be the host of the fifth edition of the French championships for people who work with ropes on the 27th and 28th of March
After you try them, you can no longer go without them, the Ice Traction Crampons are true allies to enjoy the outdoors in the winter both for work and for sport.
Great success for the third edition of the Chinese Exhibition of the CT Rope Rescue Application Skills Exchange Conference that ended on the 10th of November.
It looks like a beautiful fairy tale, the type we like to read at Christmas time and instead, this time it is just simply reality. When the commitment of technical staff and enthusiast volunteers meet the enthusiasm (sometimes hidden) of the kids who do not have an easy path in life, great things happen.
Christmas is just around the corner, the Christmas spirit is in full flow so how about yours? Still confused about the perfect gift? Relax, your saved! Just for you Climbing Technology have selected the best gift ideas to amaze climbing, mountaineering and hiking enthusiasts.
So small but so useful, the RollNLock pulley/ascender was designed for use with rope work in an alpine environment and in rescue and self-rescue situations.
Sicur Latinoamérica, the most important international Exhibition in Chile for Work Safety, has just ended in Santiago
Climbing Technology, for more than 30 years aware of the specific needs of kids, does not only produce equipment for kids but aims to involve them in projects tailor-made for them.
Boulders, the well-known English website devoted to the climbing lovers, dedicates an article to Be Up, the new and compact belay/abseil device made in Italy, which will be available from 2015.
Registered design, extremely functioning and innovative, Be Up is suitable for use with half, twin and single ropes for mountaineering, multi-pitch sport climbing and trad routes.
The 2014 edition of the Rock Master Festival 2014 has just finished at Arco (TN). The best climbers competed for the titles of best athletes in the world in the various disciplines.
Interview and video to Mirko Masè, mountain guide for almost 15 years, as well as manager of Rock Spot Climbing gym, which explains why he chose the Click Up
The 6th edition of the Desnivel Gear Award organised by Desnivel, the authoritative Spanish climbing magazine, gave the Silver Award to our Multi Chain for its unique characteristics.
To guarantee safe sport climbing there are several important steps before you start to climb. (more…)
ALPINE UP, recognised as the most innovative belay device with the award of the prestigious “DESNIVEL AWARD Mountain and Outdoor Gear” award in 2012..