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The Roco Rescue Blog has Moved!

The Roco Rescue Blog has moved to our main website at http://www.RocoRescue.com – We have over 200 rescue-related articles on our blog and are constantly working to bring you the most relevant content in the industry!

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Fall Protection Essentials: Follow-up from Roco

OSHA Fall Protection Standards for Industry Pat Furr reviews the importance of following OSHA safety standards for fall protection, and the steps an employer can take to ensure a safe work environment by providing high quality training. In the recent … Continue reading

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Tower Rescue…Essential Training in a Global Landscape

In this piece,  Roco Chief Pat Furr shares his experience in Tower Rescue. Furr is from Burlington, Vermont, and served 20 years in the U.S. Air Force as a Pararescueman (PJ).  His background includes eight years as a member of … Continue reading

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Preparing for the Forgotten Hazard…Rescue from Fall Protection

UPDATE: OSHA recently unveiled its top 10 most frequently cited violations for 2010, and topping the list is Fall Protection. With 7,139 violations, Fall Protection is still at the top, switching places with last year’s first place holder, Scaffolding. OSHA reported that 260 … Continue reading

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Learn the Ropes in a 2012 Roco Course!

Here is our latest schedule for upcoming 2012 open-enrollment classes. We hope you can join us at one of these courses – or we can come to your location for a private class. Our private courses can be customized to … Continue reading

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Roco’s Pat Furr to Speak Next Week at VPPPA in New Orleans

Subject:  Fall Protection and Post-Fall Arrest Rescue Date: Tuesday, August 30, 2011 Time: 1:15pm – 2:15pm CST Place: Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Roco Chief Instructor Pat Furr will be presenting a one hour workshop at the 27th Annual National … Continue reading

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