I'm not sure why they didn't make the rescue from the tower ladder in the 1st place. It was certainly in a better position and would have been a much safer way to make the rescue. It also would've been much quicker. Of course determining operational effectiveness from somebody who was not at the scene is always easier.
It was brought to my attention that the video doesn’t play on here. Just click on the link in the video and it will bring you straight to YouTube. I guess the person on YT disabled the ability to be played on other platforms. Here is a still of the ladder collapse