An innovative harness, built to NFPA Class II harness standards. It utilizes quick connect waist buckle and special forged two piece friction buckles on legs to aid in proper donning. Waist pad under buckle for added comfort. Forged D-ring used for main attachment point has a Proof-load strength of 5000 lbs. and has been tested in excess of 8000 lbs. without failure. Waist and leg portions of the harness are color coded leg loops fold into an attached pouch, which makes putting the harness on a patient quite easy- put on the waist belt, then deploy the legs!