In both construction and general industry settings, the need to move large and heavy loads is necessary and vital. There are many different machines and types of equipment which make this possible. One such piece of equipment is the crane. Cranes make it possible to lift, move and lower loads and objects of all shapes and sizes.
There are significant safety issues to be considered with the operation of a crane. Crane operators, and workers in close proximity to them, must follow certain procedures and guidelines to ensure their safety and those around them.
This 16 page booklet is an excellent resource to compliment our training program, and addresses the following areas:
Ground conditions, assembly and disassembly
Power line safety
Safety devices and operational aids
Maintenance and repair