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KENNEDY WIRE ROPE & SLING

An Important Synthetic Sling Inspection & Safety Checklist

There are various lifting and rigging operations that can benefit from the use of synthetic slings. Several of the most commonly used synthetic web slings are manufactured with nylon or polyester. Other than these two materials, there are other materials that may be used to create the slings. At Kennedy at Kennedy Wire Rope & Sling Co., we offer synthetic slings solutions for your lifting needs.

A synthetic sling allows you to achieve a secure grip by varying the load contour as required. This enables you to ensure the protection of your load from potential damage – something that is beneficial when there are delicate loads that must remain safe from scratching an impact. These slings, which are highly shock absorbent, are available in many different widths.

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Fall Protection Inspections are Important

If your employees use fall protection, you’re no doubt aware of how important this equipment is to their safety. Any work done significantly above ground creates fall potential, and requires the use of some sort of fall protection. While you may have issued fall protection procedures to your employees, have you implemented regular fall protection…

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