Emergency rescue and evacuation from a wide variety of elevated work areas
Fully automatic controlled descent
Bidirectional design enables multiple rescues
30 m 9.5 mm kernmantle rope lifeline
Rated for up to 1640 ft. (500 m) height for one user, 575 ft. (175 m) for two users
Compact and lightweight design
High strength corrosion resistant construction
Models available with lifting handle, ladder bracket and humidity case options
Other lengths available in 10 m increments.
The Rollgliss™ R550 offers the choice of controlled descent rescue, evacuation or the versatility of assisted rescue with lifting capabilities. This state-of-the-art, fully automatic controlled descent device can be used for rescue and evacuation from heights up to 1,640 ft. (500m) for one user 310 lbs. (141kg) or 575 ft. (175m) for two users totalling 620 lbs. (282kg). It features 3/8 in. (9.5mm) super static kernmantle rope, and is configured with connecting hardware at each end of the lifeline to operate in both directions. During assisted-rescue scenarios, a fallen worker can be attached to the R550 device, raised to a point that allows their fall arrest device to be removed, then lowered to the ground safely. Remember, during an emergency every second counts! You can count-on and trust the DBI-SALA™ Rollgliss™ systems, in use all over the world; Wind Turbine Construction & Maintenance, Offshore and Land-Based Oil Drilling Rigs, Utility Pole/Tower Construction & Maintenance, Fire & Emergency Rescue Services, Commercial Construction Sites, Industry and MRO Facilities, Government & Military Operations and more!