Obviously the benefits are simply that the devices allow quick and easy Safe Working at Heights work capability in instances where it was previously unavailable. Any device that facilitates the prevention of falls and injury provides significant benefits for society and industry.
The devices were designed to be easy and quick to deploy and easy to use meaning that it is not a hindrance for operators to utilise. In fact the benefits of being able to transport to the job, often mean that the equipment to be worked on is not required to be bought back to a central workshop location. This is expected to provide significant cost savings to Mines and Mining Contractors by minimising downtime, and increasing productivity.
TLC have developed comprehensive operating manuals to ensure that an operator is competent in its deployment and operation and has also developed JSA templates (Job Safety Analysis) to assist operators identify potential hazards and ensure safe deployment.