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Basic principles of via ferrata

Warnings

  • Read the technical notice before viewing the following techniques.
  • It is important to fully understand the information provided in the technical notice before using this complementary information
  • Mastering these techniques requires training.
  • Consult a professional before attempting to perform these techniques on your own.

1. Basic rule: always stay tethered to the cable

Always stay attached to the cable

2. Only one person on each cable segment

Only one person on each cable segment

3. Never connect an arm of the lanyard to the harness (prevents energy absorber deployment)

Never connect an arm of the lanyard to the harness
Never connect an arm of the lanyard to the harness