High capacity EN341 constant rate descender for emergency evacuation. This device controls the speed of descent to between 0.5 and 2m per second. It can be used to rescue an unconscious casualty or for evacuating multiple users from height in an emergency such as a fire in a wind turbine.
The Derope UP A has a built in recovery winch which can be used to raise the casualty or drag the casualty to the evacuation point
Can be used to rescue one person up to a height of 400m and 150kg user weight or two people up to a height of 200m and a combined user weight of 225kg
For emergency self rescue or rescuing a casualty from height
The UPA includes a hand wheel to raise a casualty up or drag a casualty in an emergency
It can be used to rescue a worker suspended on a lanyard or fall arrest block following a fall
Ability to attach a drill with an 8mm socket to the hand wheel axel to assist in raising a casualty over long distances
Can be used as part of a system to satisfy the requirements of the Work at Height Regulations