BuckSqueeze

Summary

This 19-minute video describes the Bucksqueeze fall arrest system, a belt system that protects linemen from falls off wood poles. The video shows the component parts of the Bucksqueeze, how to ascend poles, descend poles, and climb around obstructions. It explains how to perform a hurtman rescue of a climber using Bucksqueeze, using it on iced poles, and how to inspect the equipment prior to use.(Courtesy Buckingham)