Life Safety Ropes

Life Safety Ropes

Life safety ropes are used to enable human rescue from areas of limited or perilous access. These ropes are used by responders to access steep, vertical, and near vertical terrain; ascend or descend from multi-story buildings; and conduct search, rescue, and recovery in maritime environments.

Please contact NUSTL@hq.dhs.gov regarding access to the following additional document: Life Safety Ropes Focus Group Report is a limited distribution document.

Find this project in the FEMA Authorized Equipment List and InterAgency Board Interactive Standardized Equipment List.

AEL Category, Title, Number, and Project:

AEL Category: 03. CBRNE Operational and Search and Rescue Equipment

AEL Title: Rope, Life Safety

AEL Number: 03OE-05-ROPE

SAVER Project: Life Safety Ropes

Last Published Date: Monday, August 3, 2015
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