It can accommodate one or two users simultaneously, on multiple descents. Units with the optional hoisting wheel can be used to raise personnel from lower levels to a safe location above. This equipment is designed for use on wind turbines in the growing Wind Energy market, Construction and Maintenance -- as well as offshore and landbased oil drilling rigs, utility pole and tower construction/maintenance, construction tower cranes, fire and emergency rescue services, and many other applications where there is a need to rescue or evacuate personnel working at heights.
The Miller SafEscape ELITE RDD is not a fall arresting device. It may not be used to lift or lower materials.