Wire rope lanyards are used for welding, high heat or in close proximity to sharp edges. It can be used as a restraint lanyard or as an anchor sling. Adding an energy absorber makes it suitable for fall arrest applications.

Safety Direct's cable anchors are manufactured from 1/4 inch (6 millimeter) steel cable coated with vinyl for a finished diameter of 5/16 inch (7 millimeter). Available in any length (a maximum of 6 feet (1.8 meter) for fall arrest purposes), with thimble eyes at each end. The ends can be substituted with a snap hook and "O" ring combination, or with other customized snap hook configurations.