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When a fall occurs, a person becomes suspended in a harness and remains both vertical and sedentary for a long period of time, causing blood to "pool" in the veins of the legs. Subsequently, blood flow is restricted to the brain and other major organs. This is called orthostatic intolerance, also known as suspension trauma, and may initially result in unconsciousness. If not rescued promptly, serious injury or death may occur, sometimes within minutes. The average fall rescue time is 15 minutes. The Miller® Relief Step™ is designed to provide a short-term solution in preventing suspension trauma. • Allows the user to "stand up" in their harness, permitting the ability to move and flex leg muscles • Provides support and enhances blood circulation until rescue Order No. SAK162 Mfg. No. 9909X/12

• Small and lightweight, can be attached to any brand of full-body harness • Utilizing two devices per harness (one for each leg/foot) is recommended to assure greater user comfort

Easy to Deploy & Use Attaches to any brand full-body harness 1.



3. Relief StepTM

Pull tab to deploy

Insert foot into loop step and adjust

Bosun Chairs • Best method to sit suspended for long durations • Padded seat ensures comfort during use • Adjustable web assembly ensures security • Designed to be used in conjunction with full body harnesses • Bosun chair, attached to D-ring, will keep the user in upright position • 5" x 16 1/2" padded seat, black nylon straps, 2 carabiners Order No. SAM399 Mfg. No. SSH3505017

Ability to stand allowing improved circulation

Two Relief StepTM devices provide added support, balance and comfort

Rescue Etriers Etrier is french for a set of ascending web stirrups sewn or tied together • Useful for stretcher tendering and other vertical activities including getting over difficult edges • The 6' loops are reinforced/stiffened for easier foot placement and abrasion resistance SAM518 • Length: 7' (2.1 m) • Weight: 9 oz (280 g)

Order Mfg. No. No. Description SAM518 SRS3200 Rescue Etrier, 1" Web

Rescue Ladders See Page 325 - 328 for our gas detection products

• The rescue ladder is made of synthetic rope with reinforced fibreglass rungs Applications include: confined space access, theatrical stage rigging, mine access and many others. SAM517 Order Mfg. No. No. Description SAM517 SCE400020 Rescue Ladder, Synthetic Rope 20' (6.1 m)

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