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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The most asinine excuse for not wearing a safety harness is the time-honored refrain, "It's my life, my decision, and I only answer to myself.
Should a cradle wire snap, dislodge, or structurally fail, the occupants can still be suspended without the risk of being thrown out if they wear a full-body safety harness and connect it to a life line.
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Robert has already climbed the Burj Khalifa but was made to wear a safety harness by the Dubai authorities.
His mother, the worrywart, agreed only after he promised to wear a safety harness.
Summary: Tightrope walker Nik Wallenda wowed onlookers on Tuesday morning with a high wire walk over a Florida highway without a safety harness.
But the 33-year-old daredevil, who crossed a 550m span over Niagara Falls in June, said that unlike the Canadian stunt he won't be wearing a safety harness this time.
The same thing can happen if you fall off an elevated stand and hang suspended in the air by your safety harness for too long.
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.
More than 100,000 people are expected to gather for Nik Wallenda's historic attempt tonight to walk across Niagara Falls on a tightrope, amid speculation he will take off the safety harness his TV sponsor insists he must use.
31 October 2011 - British buyout firm Arle Capital Partners has resumed negotiations to sell UK safety harness maker Capital Safety Group after suspending preparations for a sale process in September due to the European debt crisis, the Financial Times reported on Monday.
The 25-year-old was wearing a safety harness and was uninjured.