TowerPack Tower Rescue System

Self contained rescue kit for vertical rescues like snatch or pick off rescues.

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TowerPack Tower Rescue System to be used by trained persons to perform vertical rescues like snatch or pick off rescues when a person has fallen or become unable to help themselves.

Self-contained rescue system featuring the advanced POWERLOCK descender CE approved, with secondary braking, variable friction and high load rating of 200 kg. POWERLOCK has also passed EN12841C dynamic (drop) test. POWERLOCK can also be used as a lowering device and the rope can be removed and re-threaded for multiple or repeat lowering operations.

The kit comes complete with pick off sling and safety shears. Descender has over lock to prevent accidental descent. Anchorage sling is protected by webbing sleeve. Packed in KARI bag with shoulder carry straps and karabiner loop.

A safe working load that allows for two large workers plus equipment, designed and tested for a two person load. The safety shears can easily cut a loaded rope or lanyard but help prevent injuries to the user and are attached via cord to prevent them being dropped. The descender has a large and easy to use handle that will stop the descent if pulled too hard giving a safe descent. Webbing straps for easy carrying plus a loop to clip the bag out of the way whilst on site.

Rescue system also features the KARI 30 (B30). This form part of heightec’s KARI range of tough, waterproof kit bags for storage and hauling. Designed specifically for work at height and rescue, the KARI transport bag range brings all the features of traditional dry bags but with increased protection. View the full range here.

Core components:

Available Options:

  • WK33050 TowerPack 50m, Unassembled
  • WK33050A  TowerPack 50m, Pre-assembled
  • WK33100 TowerPack 100m, Unassembled
  • WK33100A TowerPack 100m, Pre-assembled

Also available:

TowerPack Tower Rescue System – ProSeal the ultimate storage solution for mission-critical equipment. Hermetically sealed giving a 20 year lifespan with supremely simple inspection process.

TowerPack Pro Rescue System with VANTAGE rescue pulley system. Suitable for both no-cut (lift) and conventional cut rescue methods.

A Critical Injury Pack is now specified as part of the recommended first aid provision for all high risk environments under the Mast & Tower Safety Group (MATS) First Aid For Working At Height Guidance (GN-009).

Work at Height First Aid Pack – portable kit for use on high structures. Compliant with BS8599-1:2019. Can be attached to harness for easy transport. Contained in rucksack style case, with prominent reflective markings, zip around opening and a robust carry handle with attachment loop for clipping to a harness.

Commodity Code: N/A

Country of Origin: UK

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POWERLOCK tower rescue and evacuation descender


  • Advanced Powerlock rescue descender with high friction and double action safety
    • Handle positioned for maximum comfort and fine control by the rescuer
  • Steel casualty connector for maximum security
  • KARI 30 Transport Bag, 30 L, WLL 18 kg
  • Protected sling
Rope length options: 50 m, 100 m


Sizing: 50m or 100m
Material: Various
Loading: POWERLOCK - 200kg Rated load
Weight: 10.4 kg
Conformity: Various EN Approvals