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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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CAPTURE THE COBRA!

Introducing the Cobra™ Rescue Harness from Roco & CMC Model # RC005-FR 5.5 lbs. $ 495.00 UL Classified to NFPA 1983 and ANSI Z359.1 Watch the video! NEW from Roco Rescue instructors and design team engineers at CMC. The Cobra … Continue reading

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Rescue Services Agreement…More Than Just a Legal Document

OSHA’s Permit Required Confined Spaces (PRCS) standard allows employers to use outside rescue services to meet the rescue requirements for entries into permit required confined spaces. “Outside” in this context means any rescue team that is not made up of … Continue reading

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Corpus Christi Firefighters Save Man Trapped in Grain Bin

CNN reported this dramatic grain rescue by the Corpus Christi Fire Department back in April. OSHA has just announced significant penalties and multiple violations for the Texas grain company. Here’s more… How do you rescue a man stuck in grain … Continue reading

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Confined Space Fatalities…a closer look at the numbers

At some point during just about every Roco CSRT Rescue Stand-By job, someone will ask us why we are there. After we tell them that we’re there to make sure all the workers go home safely (and explain some of … Continue reading

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FAQ: When should I retire my rescue rope?

 When should I retire my rescue rope? It’s always best to refer to your rope manufacturer for proper care, inspection and replacement, so that’s what we did. Here’s what Steve Hudson, President of PMI Rope, had to say. He first … Continue reading

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