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Back support, tool carrying and suspension versatility!
3M manufactures the most comfortable and widest range of miners belts you'll find anywhere and are easily customised to fit your body and style of working. A miners safety belt is ideal for work positioning and activities where you need to be restrained from a leading edge or where there is NO possibility of a vertical free fall. They are an important and integral tool of the miner for use with battery packs and self rescuers.​

 
Our bosun's chairs and workseats are intended to be used as part of a personnel riding system for use in inspection work, window washing, painting and maintenance, with some used in work positioning applications. ​

 
Whether it's Capital Safety's positioning, mining belt, bosun chair, sling seat, or workseat; you're sure to find the appropriate work support, suspension or fall restraint system for your specific application.​
Choose The Right Body Belts and Workseats

MINERS BELTS

These belts are an important and integral tool of the miner for use with battery packs and self rescuers. Belts are typically used in situations where the need for work positioning and/or restraint arises. 

Models featuring integral or optional braces to provide added support and comfort are also available.  ​

Product Lines

  • ​These belts are specifically designed for mining applications and typically include straps that hold batteries for their helmet lights and self rescuers. Available in a range of styles that accommodate added back support, tool carrying options and restraint or work positioning job tasks.​


  • Used by Arborists for work positioning and restraint, this specialy constructed belt features multiple pole strap attachment points, a seat to provide added support and comfort during prolonged sitting;  and ample tool loops to secure attachment of essential tools.


  • Our sturdy derrick belts are specifically designed for crew members working on a monkey or tubing board, and help them get the job done. They offer work positioning/restraint and comfort with a large frontal belly pad, and are specifically designed to attach to a variety of derrick-style harnesses and have front rings to run a positioning lanyard through.​


  • Capital Safety offers a comfortable range of suspension workseats sometimes called Bosun chairs  to support and hold you without any possibility of a free fall while you are being raised or lowered. Many options are available including rigid board styles or soft padded seat cushion styles. Workseats are ideal for inspections, window washing, painting, maintenance, oil production, and any others activities where your crew needs to be suspended to complete a task. ​

What's New
  • When suspended at heights, you need to be confident and comfortable!
    Working at heights can give an uneasy feeling, which may make it difficult when the job requires a steady hand. DBI-SALA’s Suspension Seat is designed for use with a fall arrest, work positioning or rescue harness to provide added versatility, comfort and support when working in suspension, or in industrial rope access applications. With the DBI-SALA Suspension Seat you can be assured that you are going to be safe while you get the job done.
  • Designed for the mining industry!
    The belt has been designed with the ability to be retrofitted to most brands of harnesses, however the ExoFit NEX™ Riggers Utility harness has been specifically designed to accommodate the belt with ease. The Utility belt allows mine workers to comfortably carry all underground safety items such as battery packs and self rescue units.
3M Fall Protection combines the products and expertise of DBI-SALA® and Protecta® with the technology and innovation of 3M to elevate safety to new heights and keep workers comfortable, confident and safe every time they climb. See our products and services at 3M.com/FallProtection.