Fallsoft® - Confined Space / Pole Hoist Systems

The use of a Fallsoft® GM115 Pole Hoist for extraction vertically or horizontally is an extremely lightweight & versatile tool.

All that is required is an approved anchor point above the confined space when used for vertical retrieval and/or a stationary approved anchor point in line with the opening when used for horizontal retrieval.

The versatility of use is due to it’s unique swivel pulley head.


  • Adjustable reach from 5' (1.5 m) to 7'-6" (2.3 m,)
  • Optional GM174 extension available to extend reach an additional 4' (1.2 m).
  • Swivel head for vertical & horizontal applications.
  • Complete with anchor caribiner.
  • Optional GM116 T-bar Leg Support available.
  • Lightweight.


  • Maximum working load: 350 lbs (158.9 kg) per person.
  • Construction: 6061-T6 aluminum
  • Hardware: Grade 5 steel, zinc plated.
  • Finish: Natural aluminum or powder coated safety yellow.
  • Weight: 15 lbs (6.8 kg).

Application Restrictions

  • Inspect structure for defects prior to use. 
  • Use with approved winches or self-retracting lifelines.
  • Support structure must withstand applied loads.
  • Anchor point to be 2 times the Maximum Arrest Force (M.A.F.) rating or 3,600 lbs (13.5 kN).

Images from top left:

  • GM115 Pole Hoist connected to anchor point on GM193 Adjustable Boom Kit.
  • GM115 Pole Hoist with optional GM174 4' extension connected to anchor point on GM193 Adjustable Boom Kit.
  • GM115 Pole Hoist with optional GM116 T-Bar Leg Assembly attached.