3M Fall Protection elevates worker safety to new heights with the proven and trusted DBI-SALA® and Protecta® brands of fall protection equipment.
Bringing together a history of innovation and excellence, 3M Personal Safety Division offers its customers access to the quality products, people and service of the trusted 3M™ DBI-SALA® and 3M™ Protecta® Fall Protection brands.
3M Fall Protection also offers training and services to help all workers at height and those who employ them understand that an effective fall protection program requires more than selecting the right equipment; it also requires certified fall protection training by professional instructors. Gain insight from our experience so you can help elevate your employees’ safety and comfort to new heights.
Effective fall protection requires a combination of products working together, often described as the ABC’s of fall protection. The anchorage connector, body support and connecting device—form a complete fall protection system for maximum worker protection. But don’t forget about D, E and F, the other important components of a comprehensive fall protection program: descent and rescue, education, and fall protection for tools.
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Additional Fall Protection Systems and Services
Build safety into your structure with the addition of permanent, custom horizontal lifeline systems. 3M offers consulting, design and manufacturing.
Keep track of your gear and safety assets with the 3M™ Inspection and Asset Management (IAM) System. Used with all kinds of PPE, it integrates seamlessly with factory installed RFID tags in most DBI-SALA products.
In August 2015, 3M completed its acquisition of Capital Safety, a leading global provider of fall protection equipment. As a result, Capital Safety became part of 3M's Personal Safety Division and will be known in the future as 3M Fall Protection.
Yes, virtually all products formerly available from Capital Safety are now a part of the 3M Fall Protection portfolio. You can continue to purchase these products from your current local 3M Fall Protection (formerly Capital Safety) authorized distributor.
Yes, we are working with our channel partners so they will be able to continue offering the same quality products and service you previously received from Capital Safety.
Yes, 3M has discontinued their legacy fall protection products, but will continue to offer product support as needed. For product support on discontinued 3M Fall Protection products, contact Customer Service at +65 6450 8888
Yes, all existing product warranties will remain in effect per Capital Safety’s Terms & Conditions. For product support for DBI-SALA® and Protecta® products, you may continue to contact Customer Service at +65 6450 8888 or via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yes, while some have changed positions and roles, the majority of the former Capital Safety employees—including engineering, customer service and distribution teams—made the transition to join the 3M Fall Protection team.
Yes, the 3M Fall Protection manufacturing operations will continue in Red Wing for the foreseeable future.
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