safety harness

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: harness - belt attaching you to some object as a restraint in order to prevent you from getting hurtsafety harness - belt attaching you to some object as a restraint in order to prevent you from getting hurt
belt - a band to tie or buckle around the body (usually at the waist)
constraint, restraint - a device that retards something's motion; "the car did not have proper restraints fitted"
seat belt, seatbelt - a safety belt used in a car or plane to hold you in your seat in case of an accident
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Yochi Yochi's safety harness, designed for babies and toddlers, has many uses for families on the go.
Robert has already climbed the Burj Khalifa but was made to wear a safety harness by the Dubai authorities.
Peter Clark, senior helmsman, Cullercoats RNLI, said: "e casualty had the common sense to wear a safety harness which meant that when he fell overboard he would always be near his yacht.
Unlike last summer's high wire act over Niagara Falls, the 34 year-old did not wear a safety harness for the stunt.
His Niagara Falls trick was also broadcast on television but he had to sign a contract to say that he would wear a safety harness.
Unfortunately, most hunters never consider what to do if they fall from a treestand and are dangling 15 feet in the air by their full-body safety harness," said Pat Lefemine, founder of the Bowsite.
There were two main factors, the first of which was that even in August 2008 the Health and Safety Executive could have expected Mr Halligan to have been made to wear a safety harness when undertaking such a high risk activity.
The 25-year-old was wearing a safety harness and was uninjured.
The intent of the MRC is to have the safety harness, safety lanyard, and working lanyard marked as an assembly (i.
In 2009, two construction-related fatalities were due to a worker falling--one in Manhattan and one in Brooklyn--where both workers had not properly used a required safety harness.
I clutched my safety harness like a life raft and watched Bindor's dad at the controls.
9pm) Documentary following Dean Potter, a man who enjoys extreme slacklining, a dangerous variation on tightrope walking that he completes without a pole or safety harness.