Supplier statement on special use of the Petzl shunt

Rope access equipment supplier Petzl has released a statement regarding the special use of the ‘shunt’.

Rope access equipment supplier Petzl has released a statement regarding the special use of the ‘shunt’.

With regards to this, Stork confirms that there will be no change to the current equipment supplied, which includes the Petzl shunt. An equipment risk assessment for the specific use of the shunt in the field, and in training, has been conducted. Copies of the risk assessment are available on request.

We will continue to monitor the situation and will advise you if IRATA issue a response to this. In the meantime, please contact Dave Gerrie, Operations Manager, if you have any queries or concerns.

To view Petzl's statement, please click here.

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