Posted on May 6, 2019

Overhead Fall Protection Systems Our rigid fall protection systems provide fall arrest solutions in environments that require very short arrest distances. Fully modular, the FlexRail trolley has a 100:1 weight to movement ratio, ensuring the trolley always stays overhead even with retractable lifelines exceeding 85’ in length. Flexible Lifeline Systems’ full family of rigid rail… Read More »
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Posted on May 6, 2019

Rigid Rail Fall Protection For Aircraft, Transportation and Industry Each year FLS designs, manufactures and installs over 5 miles of FlexRail rigid rail fall arrest solutions. The enclosed track design offers superior trolley movement, allowing the retractable lifeline to stay directly above the user at all times. The rigid construction minimizes fall distances allowing for protection… Read More »
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Posted on May 15, 2019

FLS for Aircraft Fall Safety Built in 1954, Alaska Airlines’ current hangar was originally owned by Northern Consolidated Airlines. The original hangar was designed to accommodate Douglas DC-3 aircraft and is a wood-framed structure. Alaska Airlines had modified the end bays of the hangar to accommodate 737 aircraft and their taller vertical stabilizers. The new… Read More »
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Posted on May 15, 2019

Rigid Rail for Aircraft Fall Safety Alaska Airlines contracted with Kiewit to construct a new $40 million aircraft maintenance facility at the site of the current Signature Flight Support building. Located on the east side of the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC), the new hangar is located about a half mile from Alaska’s existing… Read More »
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Posted on May 15, 2019

Protection Workers Who Maintain U.S. Military Aircraft The Customer’s Need: A high risk of falling exists while working at height on the various, uneven, and slippery surfaces of helicopters and tilt-rotor aircraft. Working heights also vary from approximately 5 feet above the floor to over 20 feet above floor. An Alabama company that services and… Read More »
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Posted on May 24, 2019

FLS for Window Washing Fall Safety Rooftop tieback anchors were needed to facilitate a window washing system for Texas A&M University. The contractor used by Texas A&M has been servicing commercial projects in Texas since 1959. They turned to Flexible Lifeline Systems for engineering and certification of an OSHA/ANSI compliant building maintenance system. The Right Fall Safety… Read More »
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Posted on May 18, 2019

Case Study – Overhead Lifeline Systems for Aircraft Southwest Airlines Atlanta Maintenance serves the fleet as a full capability aircraft maintenance hub that services the entire range of Southwest Airlines’ 737 aircraft. In 2011, FLS installed several systems that provide SWA the ability to park three earlier model 737s in the rear of the hangar.… Read More »
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Posted on May 6, 2019

Fall Protection Trolley For Sloped & Metal Roofs The FlexTraxx system provides a secure, mobile attachment eye and extruded aluminum track for height safety applications. It has been created to offer a low and unobtrusive appearance on a wide range of roof profiles currently available in the global roofing market. FLS provides you with the… Read More »
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Posted on May 6, 2019

Overhead Rigid Rail Fall Arrest Protection When and Where you need it The FLS FlexBridge provides the functionality of our FlexRail rigid rail enclosed track in a bridge format. Much like an overhead crane, the FlexBridge can be positioned anywhere along the runway and provide large areas of fall protection coverage. The FlexBridge is an… Read More »
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Posted on May 6, 2019

Trolley Beam Fall Protection Systems For Railcars & Trucks The patented Twin FlexRail system (PATENT D605,825) consists of twin enclosed tracks with sealed bearing trolleys which provide 1:100 movement-to-weight ratio. The system is capable of spans of 100′ between supports and 30′ cantilevers past the end supports. Pictured above is a 260′ system with only… Read More »
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