Controversy: Is Harness Suspension Trauma (HST) still a thing?
Dangling in a harness, 50 feet above the ground. Your fall is arrested in time and the ground still looks very, very far away. As your heartbeat is rising, your body’s survival instinct kicks in. In this situation it is of utmost importance to alert your co-workers, think about your training and preparation and above all.
Do not panic.