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There are a number of safety checks that need to take place before roping over the building. Only qualified ropers are able to undertake the task, and an emergency roping kit sits ready in case of any emergency. Piper said that the 4G upgrade has been one of the safest Telstra has undertaken.
As he climbed over the roof and settled in next to the antenna, Graham discovered that the bolts were stuck on the antenna that needed to be removed, and it had to be sawn off the building before the new antenna could be installed.