Welcome to Height Dynamics information and news blog. We use our blog to provide you with a short burst of industry news and updates, new product releases and promotions and, our personal favourite, “Dangerous Things We See Onsite". Here you'll find everything you would want to know about a full range of height safety, confined space and rescue all conveniently located in one space.
One of Height Dynamics best kept secrets is our soft-goods manufacturing department. Originally started to provide equipment for the emerging rope access industry we have diversified and now supply a larger range of products. ..
Did you know? A 220g spanner dropped 23m hits with 50kg - That’s a full tool box! A 2kg wrench dropped 6m hits with 117kg - That’s a cement mixer! According to statistics released by Safe Work Australia there have be ..
Spanset’s new range of premium iPlus harnesses showcases some of their latest technology. The harnesses have been re-designed, are manufactured with the new iWeb “inspection ready” webbing and use a premium padding with increa ..
Height Dynamics is excited to announce that our new training facility at Kedron has been completed. Height Dynamics offer a range of height safety, rope rescue, rope access and confined space training courses. The new facility ..
There are a variety of descenders available on the market. Most of these descenders are rated to between 140 to 200 kg. This rating is ideal for single person use but may not be suitable for evacuation of two persons in a resc ..
The Standard AS/NZS 1891.4 2009 has omitted “total restraint” and the use of “restraint equipment” from its scope. It states that it “aims to prevent fall arrest situations being misclassified as total restraint and the conseq ..
Choosing a Full Body Harness for Fall Protection Before purchasing a fall arrest harness buyers should note that they are not all the same. A compliance level harness will have limited or no extra features while a specialty ha ..
The low impact and versatility of a rope access team can mean that jobs normally requiring extensive scaffolding, road and pedestrian traffic control, expensive labour costs and disruption to tenants, can be done quickly and e ..
It is unlikely that your height safety equipment will ever be used to arrest a fall. It is critical though, that it performs the task should that ever occur. Too often, workers take off their harness at the end of a shift ..
Self Retracting Lifelines or SRL's. To most these are known as an Inertia Reels and more recently as Self Retracting Devices or SRD’s. When used correctly these devices provide excellent protection to falls from heights. A ..