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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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LAFD promotes Confined Space Awareness

“It is our experience that the victims, would-be rescuers, and co-workers either fail to adhere to their emergency plans or simply do not have a plan in place, with catastrophic results… In the last year alone, we have responded to … Continue reading

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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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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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Five Fall Protection Myths to Counteract

This story is excerpted from an article by Mark Stromme, ISHN. He offers valuable suggestions for increasing safety for workers, and avoiding OSHA fines. Falls are the leading cause of worker fatalities. According to OSHA, each year more than 100 … Continue reading

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