Pocket Safety Guide - Lifting Appliances

Published Date

January 2010

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Pocket Safety Guide - Lifting Appliances

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This pocket book is a comprehensive guide to general operational and safety matters when

using lifting equipment. It covers risk assessment, hand signals, load security, types of lifting

appliances (including winches and mobile cranes, overhead gantry cranes, and personnel

platforms and carriers), maintenance and inspection.

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This pocket book will guide you through routine lifting operations, covering the safety precautions to be taken before, during and after the lift.

1 Introduction

1.1 Definitions


2 General Safety Rules by Type

2.1 Risk Assessment

2.2 Load Security

2.3 Controls

2.4 Powered Operations


3 Lifting Appliances

3.1 Winches and Mobile Cranes

3.2 Overhead Gantry Cranes

3.3 Personnel Platforms and Carriers

3.4 Colour Coding of Lifting Equipment


4 Maintenance


5 General Hand Signals for Lifting Operations

Title: Pocket Safety Guide - Lifting Appliances
Number of Pages: 16
Product Code: WS1210K
ISBN: ISBN 13: 978-1-905331-84-0 (9781905331840), ISBN 10: 1-905331-84-3 (1905331843)
Published Date: January 2010
Binding Format: Paperback
Book Height: 180 mm
Book Width: 120 mm
Weight: 0.04 kg

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