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What to Look for in a Full-Body Harness for Fall Prevention

Fall prevention systems are needed in many industries in order to protect workers from falls, and ultimately, save lives. However, practically-speaking, wearing a full-body harness all day long every day, in the heat and the cold, can be extremely uncomfortable to say the least. Kennedy Wire Rope & Sling Company aims to prevent the dread…

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Fall Protection for Window Cleaners

Window cleaners often work at great heights, especially when you consider high-rise buildings in big cities. However, even a two-story building is six feet above a level surface, which is OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration)’s standard for having fall protection gear. In the window-cleaning business, it’s crucial that you have the right fall protection…

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Fall Protection for Manufacturing

One area that is often overlooked when it comes to falls is manufacturing. Yet, manufacturing is consistently in the top five every year for workplace falls. This is because manufacturing is not as high-profile as construction and oil and gas. However, falls in manufacturing should not be overlooked. Kennedy Wire Rope & Sling Company offers…

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Fall Protection for the Construction Industry

The construction industry overall is one of the most dangerous lines of work to be in. The statistics are grim. One out of every five worker deaths in the US is construction-related, and falls account for 38% of those. Companies with 10 or less employees and those who are self-employed account for almost half of…

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Fall Protection for the Oil & Gas Industry

Falls in the workplace are a real concern. In 2016, 697 workers died in falls on the job, with the construction industry being most at risk. Slips and falls are the leading cause of workers’ compensation claims. Falls are preventable if the proper safety measures are taken. Kennedy Wire Rope & Sling Company specializes in…

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What is a SALA Block Used For?

Workers who carry out tasks high above the ground need to make use of fall protection equipment on a regular basis. The use of the equipment that prevents falls is crucial in order to protect the lives. SALA block fall protection equipment is used in various industries to help workers carry out their tasks in…

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Fall Protection Harness for Maximum Safety

At Kennedy Wire Rope & Sling Co. we deliver a quality line of fall protection harness products that provide extreme safety in extreme situations. We feature DBI/SALA and Protecta brands to provide the maximum level of safety at your jobsites. Our fall protection harnesses keep it simple by following the A, B, C, D fall…

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Benefits of Double Braid Polyester Rope

Double braid polyester rope is an often sought-after item among consumers looking for top-of-the-line lifting and oilfield products. This is because polyester combines durability and strength with a relatively low stretch. At Kennedy Wire Rope & Sling Co. Inc., we provide several types of ropes including polyester, in order to give you the best one…

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