Fall Arrest Block

Tiger TIB Fall Arrest Retractable Lifelines/Inertia Reels (PPE Category III) are designed to reduce vertical impact force on the body caused by falling from height. They are used to provide semi-permanent fall protection. The lifeline tension allows the user to move freely around the work area.

Product no: TIB-06-ME

Main Features

  • Part of the Tigersafe range of height safety equipment
  • Lightweight, compact and durable
  • 6m length wire
  • Lightweight aluminium housing – nylon case options also available
  • Triple pawl brake system with energy dissipating mechanism
  • Side cable exit for smooth operation and reduced cable wear
  • 140kg capacity for operator and tools
  • Top anchor point with built-in swivel – limits lifeline twisting
  • Supplied with screw gate karabiner for fitting to a suitable anchor point
  • Top scaffold hook available as an option
  • Lower self-locking swivel snap hook with built-in impact indicator for connecting directly to the safety harness
  • All fittings meet EN 362:2004
  • Buffer spring at cable exit protects block and allows for smooth operation
  • Easy to inspect
  • Fully serviceable by an approved Service Agent/Centre
  • Supplied with pull down cord
  • Conforms to EN 360:2002 – EC Notified Body SATRA
  • PPE Regulation (EU)2016/425


  • Maximum rated load: 140kg
  • Minimum static strength 12kN
  • Braking force: less than 6kN
  • Wire Rope – 4.8mm galvanised
  • Operating Temperature: -30°C to +50°C
  • PPE Category III Retractable Type Fall Arrestor


Each item comes fully certified with a test certificate or an EC Declaration of Conformity. The above items are in conformity with the provisions of Council Directive 89/686/EEC and the standards indicated above.

Due to our policy of continual product development, dimensions, weights and specifications may change without prior notice. Please check with your Tiger sales team when ordering.

Data Tables

Product Code Length of Wire (m) Net Weight (kg)
TIB-06-ME 6 3.5