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For people who do their jobs in elevated working environments, safety is always the most important aspect of the job. Not only is fall protection equipment a necessity to protect your life in case of an accident or a fall, it is the law.

In fact, “OSHA requires that fall protection be provided at elevations of four feet in general industry workplaces, five feet in shipyards, six feet in the construction industry and eight feet in long shoring operations.” (

If you are looking for a full line of fall protection products to choose from, you can count on Elk River to keep you safe with our extensive line of fall protection harnesses and associated hardware. 

  • All the gear we create is designed to offer maximum protection and is developed using the expertise and experience of 30+ years in the business. We offer safety equipment that is extremely durable and reliable, has very clear instructions for use, and ensures the comfort and protection you need. We know that fall protection equipment should be reliable, high-quality, and compliant to safety standards at all times. 
  • Elk River is one of America’s top providers of fall protection equipment, serving numerous industries and keeping a high standard of quality through our entire product line. 
  • We are the oldest privately held fall protection company in the USA, and all of our equipment is made in the USA. We are proud to continue our legacy of American-made products for over 30 years.

Types of Fall Protection Equipment

Elk River is the number one provider of comprehensive fall protection gear and serves various industries worldwide. We have the expertise and resources needed to provide fall protection equipment from A to Z, putting plenty of valuable information at your disposal. 

Elk River makes several kinds of harnesses & associated equipment for fall protection that are used for working at height.  Having a good understanding of how fall protection works keeps everyone safe, so we provide clear directions on how to use our equipment properly.

The safety products we make and distribute include:

  • Harnesses & full body harnesses
  • Anchorages & hardware
  • Lanyards & web lanyards
  • Lifelines, self-retracting lifelines, & rope grabs
  • Accessories such as d-rings, tongue buckles, quick-connect connectors, and snaphooks
  • Carabiners & Retractables
  • Fall Protection Kits
  • Eze-Trac & T-line Systems

All the gear we create is designed to offer maximum protection and is developed using the expertise and experience of over three decades in the business. Our mission is to offer safety equipment that is extremely durable and reliable, has very clear instructions of use, and ensures the comfort and protection you need. 

Why Choose Elk River?

Choosing Elk River as your fall protection equipment means having your workers’ safety and comfort as one of your top priorities. Our world-class customer service department is dedicated to providing all of the information you need to use our equipment safely, managing orders and delivering the best quality to customers all over the world. 

We start the education process before any purchase is made in order to avoid misunderstandings or choosing the wrong equipment for the job.  We make sure we recommend the best Elk River Fall Protection products based on your specific needs for optimum safety. Choosing the right kind of fall protection equipment depends on the type of job you are doing and the environment you are working in. What we recommend is based on expert assessments and a good knowledge of the challenges raised by working at height. 

Our highest priority is human life. Our products are made to provide a safe environment for workers in all industries, focusing on one of the most risk-prone activities: people working in elevated environments. We strongly believe that every worker in the industry should be provided with the most trustworthy equipment  available to protect them from falls and injuries while on the job. With our help, workers and their families can be sure that their health and well-being are in good hands.

Elk River consultants are more than sales representatives: they are trained to know the latest technologies in the industry and present every single product with precision and expertise. Employers in various industries can come to us with their safety equipment needs and we will offer the best products for their specific line of work, at highly competitive prices. 

Industries We Serve

Because several industries involve working at height, we are aware of the varied needs that come with each line of work and deliver products that are fit for all these jobs. The industries that we work with in giving workers a safe environment while they are doing their job include:

  • Tower climbing
  • Construction
  • Industrial
  • Fire and Rescue
  • Oil and Gas
  • Wind Energy
  • Utility 

Businesses of all sizes are welcome to purchase safety equipment from Elk River and use the vast library of resources we continue to publish on our website. We aim to create reliable products with very clear instructions and measurement guidelines so that each worker uses them correctly and eliminates risks related to work accidents. 

Our Distributors

We distribute our safety equipment through a large network of both online and brick-and-mortar stores, ensuring nationwide coverage. Find a distributor or register as one on our website to start working with Elk River,  proud manufacturers of American-made, high-quality harnesses, anchors and lanyards. 

Our distributors are our business partners. They play an important role in informing and educating our clients about the correct way to use the equipment and choosing the best fall protection harnesses & hardware for their needs. 

Contact Elk River for More Information

If you want to find out more about our products and our distribution network, don’t hesitate to contact us. You can request a catalog, inquire about safety instructions and technical details of the products we make, or register as a partner or client. 

Elk River’s goal is to keep a transparent line of communication between us, our distributors, and the final beneficiaries of our products, and ensure that employees who work at height are safe and don’t risk any work injuries. 

Get in touch with us today to learn more about the highest quality fall protection equipment at an affordable price.

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