KARAM Horizon Horizontal Fall Arrestor System
It comprises of a Stainless Steel Wire Rope (SS 316) of 8 mm dia running all along the horizontal track, and is installed at the ends using special universal Extremity Plates. The Intermediate brackets hold the wire in position all along the length of the wire, and are installed at intervals of every 10m. The line is maintained in tension with the help of Tensioner at one end, while the other end has a swage less termination on to the universal Extremity plate.
The Stainless Steel Carriage Shuttle connects the user to the line with the help of a lanyard/ retractable block, and moves smoothly without interruption along the entire length of the Horizontal line and also through the Intermediate Brackets, thus ensuring 100% anchorage of the user at all times. The line also has a Shock Absorber at one end which reduces the impact offall both on the user as well as on the extremities. The System versatile and can be installed on Walls, Floors, Ceilings, as well as on Roof Tops, using the same components by just altering the orientation of the Intermediate Brackets
KARAM provides special Roof Posts for installation of the System on Meta Roof-tops, both Pitched and Standing-Seam Roofs. The special construction of these Roof-posts allows inbuilt shock-absorption in the event of a fall.
Horizon PN 4000 has the unique distinction of being certified by Sira for ATEX to comply with use in potentially explosive atmosphere (as per Potentially Explosive Atmospheres Directive 94/9/EC), and conforms to Norms EN 13463-1: 2009, and EN 13463-5: 2003. The system is certified to be intrinsically safe, hence is an ideal choice for use in Industries like Petroleum/ Petro-Chemical Plants without fear of causing explosion due to any sparking.