Breakage is the #1 Danger of Using Tow Ropes in the Municipal Services Industry
Municipal services typically take place in the public eye on streets, in alleys, and on the roadside. The risks associated with tow strap breakage not only endangers municipal equipment and employees but the public as well. Municipal services that rely on Jerk Rope products include:
- Power Line Maintenance
- General Maintenance
- Water/Sewer Repair
- and Many More!
A lot of power will be be created with whatever towing device you use. The immediate shock to the towing device places it under tremendous stress and risks breakage. When it breaks, the rest of the device can become a dangerous and deadly projectile potentially causing severe damage to equipment including:
While damage to equipment as the result of breakage is problematic, the risk of personal injury is an even more important consideration. The same projectiles which damage equipment can cause serious bodily harm to employees, bystanders, and you and/or your family. Common injuries include: