Patent Number: 8,584,796

Title: Method for fitting a safety line cable on a tensioner

Abstract: A tensioner as well as a method for fitting a safety line cable on the tensioner. The tensioner designed for the safety of personnel attached to the cable while working under dangerous conditions. The tensioner has a fixing element configured to couple to an external element such as a wall and has two sections capable of separating and absorbing energy as a result of a fall of a worker while attached to the safety line cable. A section of the cable passes through and is crimped in a sleeve of the tensioner while the cable is kept under tension.

Inventors: Lara; Pascal (Nice, FR)

Assignee: Capital Safety Group EMEA

International Classification: A47L 3/04 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/19/12018