In any lowering or lifting job the top edge is likely to present problems. The solutions are many and varied but perhaps the most elegant and sophisticated solution is the Larkin Rescue Frame.
The Larkin Rescue Frame from Spelean is designed and constructed to give rescue personnel the maximum versatility for the minimum weight and cost. Two operators can readily assemble the full size Larkin Rescue Frame in less than TEN Minutes.
-Fits into most basket style stretchers.
-Weighs only 40 kg.
-Full size reach is 2.5 metres (half size 1.2 metres).
-Constructed of high tenacity aluminium alloy tubes, extrusions and castings.
-Safe working load of 400 kg.
-Australian Patent 624496, US Patent 5,135,119.
-European Patents 0 395 297, P690 12 875-08.
Training & further information
Lyon Equipment can offer you training in the use of the Larkin Rescue Frame and suggest additional equipment needed for use with the Larkin Rescue Frame.
Our practical training course provides operators with the skills and knowledge to enable safe and efficient use of the Larkin Rescue Frame and associated components for lowering and raising personnel in a number of situations. Delegates will receive a broad understanding of the appropriate uses and limitations of the rescue frame when used in both full and half-size configurations. The course also covers storage, maintenance and inspection.