Ladder Cable Fall Arrest for Roof Hatch Ladder

Ladder Cable Fall Arrest for Roof Hatch Ladder

With CAI Safety’s Ladder Cable Fall Arrest System w/ Telescoping Extension for Roof Hatch Ladders  you have safety and security when climbing fixed ladders and transitioning to the upper level through the roof hatch. The design allows the cable system to be installed on the ladder, and being able to extend the telescoping post above the roof hatch while remaining attached to this post. This system is ideal for climbing long indoor and outdoor ladders that reach up to a roof hatch to safely climb out through the hatch.

SRL is used for tie-off to the top anchor of telescoping pole when climbing in and out of the ladder and hatch.

The Cable Trolley attaches to the Full-body Harness when ascending and descending the ladder

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Description

With CAI Safety’s Ladder Cable Fall Arrest System w/ Telescoping Extension for Roof Hatch Ladders  you have safety and security when climbing fixed ladders and transitioning to the upper level through the roof hatch. The design allows the cable system to be installed on the ladder, and being able to extend the telescoping post above the roof hatch while remaining attached to this post.

This system is ideal for climbing long indoor and outdoor ladders that reach up to a roof hatch to safely climb out through the hatch.

NOTE: This system is only designed to be used if you have an existing fixed ladder that leads up to a roof hatch. For other ladder cable systems, that are non-roof hatch compliant, please see our Ladder Fall Arrest Systems.


FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Designed to meet the requirements of the new ANSI Z359.16 standard, along with OSHA 1910.140 and 1926.502, when used with our Ladder Detachable Cable Sleeve.
  • Telescoping Single Point anchor extends 30”.
  • Ladder Detachable Cable Sleeve included with the system.
  • Reengineered to simplify and speed up the installation process.
  • Light – weighs less than our previous systems.
  • 100% tie-off capability: Integrated fall arrest-rated anchor point on top bracket rated to 3,600 lbs.
  • Flexible: Mounting brackets can be used on a variety of fixed ladder styles that may consist of different rung spacings and shapes
  • Ideal for applications requiring egress off of ladder onto a platform
  • Ordering is easy – top and bottom brackets sold together as a system in a single SKU.
  • We offer other Ladder Fall Arrest Systems with rigid tracks and cables to suit your application.

!! CAUTION !! This is a fall protection system. The system must be used in strict conformance with the manufacturer's instructions. Failure to do so may result in serious injury or death. You can download the system manuals from the 'Downloads' tab. Do not use or operate this system unless you are properly trained. You are also encouraged to contact us in case of any questions. Contact us

Includes: Top & Bottom bracket, Galvanized 3/8″ (9.5mm) Cable, Cable Guides, Telescoping Extension/Pole, Cable Trolley/Sleeve
Finishes: Galvanized Steel only
Optional Accessories: Full-body Harness (Universal Size)
Other Optional Accessories: Self-retracting Lifeline (to tie-off to the top of ladder while ascending and descending through hatch)
Compliance: Meets OSHA 1910.140 and 1926.502, ANSI Z359.16, and CSA Z259.2.5 standard requirements.
Rated for: 4 Users

Ladder Cable Fall Arrest for Roof Hatch Ladder Vertical Cable Lifeline – The cable will be a stranded galvanized steel cable that can be fitted on straight and curved ladders. User remains secured to the cable system for the entire length of the ladder.
Telescoping Extension/Pole – The telescoping pole extends three feet above the highest ladder rung. This allows the user to safely access or exit the hatch by attaching to the fall arrest anchor (self-retracting lifeline) on top of the telescoping post. The telescoping single point anchor extends 30”.
Cable Trolley – The trolley is designed to follow the user along the lifeline while ascending or descending and instantly lock in the event of a fall. Integrated with stainless steel shock-absorbing element that includes an impact indicator so that user can confirm system is safe prior to use.
Full Body Harness w/ Front D-Ring (Universal Size) (CSS-1102010) – [OPTIONAL] Designed to meet the durability, all-day comfort and safety requirements while working at heights on a construction site, use heavy-duty webbing that is almost twice as strong as the standards require. The Ladder Fall Arrest System requires the user to tie-off to the front d-ring of the harness. The harness distributes the load of the fall on the users body. Buy Individually →

Please follow the following guidelines to ensure you use this system as per the manufacturer’s instructions:

  • Ladder Structure: Ladder structure must be certified by a qualified person to support 2700 lbs.
  • Capacity: One person with a combined weight (clothing, tools, etc.) of no more than 310 lbs. (140 kg) 1 per person.
  • Self-retracting Lifeline (SRL) Maximum Arresting Force: 1,350 lbs. (6 kN)
  • Telescoping Pole Anchor: The telescoping pole will extend single point anchor to 30” (0.76m). The pole serves as a single point anchor for a single user attachment. Minimum breaking strength is 3,600 lbs. (16kN). Conforms to OSHA 1926.502 and 1910.140.
  • Trolley/Sleeve: Used as a Sleeve in vertical systems. Allows the user to move freely up and down the system while maintaining attachment. Use only with supplied carabiner or snap hook.
  • Full-body Harness: Requires a front D-Ring.
  • Standards/Approvals: OSHA 1926.1053, 1910.29, ANSI Z359.16, CSA Z259.2.5

1 Cable Guide must be installed every 30ft. of cable as per the manufacturer’s requirements. Cable guides have already been included with the system based on the length of your ladder.


LADDER LENGTH
(what you choose)
SYSTEM LENGTH
(what you get)
12 ft. or less 15 ft. (4.5 m) Ladder Cable Fall Arrest - Roof Hatch Ladder
13 ft. to 17 ft. 20 ft. (6 m)
18 ft. to 27 ft. 30 ft. (9.1 m)
28 ft. to 37 ft. 40 ft.(12.2 m)
38 ft. to 47 ft. 50 ft.(15.2 m)
48 ft. to 57 ft. 60 ft. (18.3 m)
58 ft. to 67 ft. 70 ft. (21.3 m)
68 ft. to 77 ft. 80 ft. (24.4 m)
78 ft. to 87 ft. 90 ft. (27.4 m)
88 ft. to 97 ft. 100 ft. (30.5 m)
98 ft. to 107 ft. 110 ft. (33.5 m)
108 ft. to 117 ft. 120 ft. (36.6 m)
118 ft. to 127 ft. 130 ft. (39.6 m)
128 ft. to 137 ft. 140 ft. (42.7 m)
138 ft. to 147 ft. 150 ft. (45.7 m)

Ladder Cable Fall Arrest for Roof Hatch Ladder system will fit the following rung types and spacing:

Spacing 9″-12.25″ (200mm-310mm)
Cylindrical rung 0.5″-1.6″ (13mm-40mm) diameter
Square rung 0.5″-1.6″ (13mm-40mm)
Diamond rung 0.5″-1.6″ (13mm-40mm) height
Angle Iron 0.5″-1.6″ (13mm-40mm) leg height
Rectangular rung 0.5″-1.6″ (13mm-40mm) height, 0.5″-1.9″ (13mm-48mm) width

OSHA’s Walking-Working Surfaces Final Ruling requires:

Rule phases in over 20 years a requirement to equip fixed ladders (that extend over 24 feet) with ladder safety or personal fall arrest systems and prohibits the use of cages and wells as a means of fall protection after the phase-in deadline. (Reference OSHA website)

— Install personal fall arrest or ladder safety systems on new and replacement fixed ladders over 24 ft.
— Replace cages and wells (used as fall protection) with ladder safety or personal fall arrest systems on all fixed ladders over 24 ft. by the year 2036.
— Designed to meet the requirements of the new ANSI Z359.16 standard, along with OSHA 1910.140 and 1926.502, when used with our Detachable Cable Sleeve (CSS-6160054).

Final Subpart D Section & Requirement Compliance Date
§1910.28(b)(9)(i)(A) — Deadline by which employers must equip existing fixed ladders with a cage, well, ladder safety system, or personal fall arrest system. November 19, 2018
§1910.28(b)(9)(i)(B) — Deadline by which employers must begin equipping new fixed ladders with a ladder safety system or personal fall arrest system. November 19, 2018
§1910.28(b)(9)(i)(D) — Deadline by which all fixed ladders must be equipped with a ladder safety system or personal fall arrest system. November 19, 2036

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SYSTEM SPECIFIC INFORMATION
The system will not be operational without this equipment. If you already have the existing equipment, make sure it is compatible with this system only.
SRL is used for tie-off to the top anchor of telescoping pole when climbing in and out of the ladder and hatch.
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