|Document ID (ISN)||104076|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0373-1944 - Travail et sÚcuritÚ
|Convention or series no.
||Recommandation R 406
||Prevention of the risk of collapse of tower cranes due to wind
||PrÚvention du risque de renversement des grues Ó tour sous l'effet du vent [in French]|
||Nov. 2004, No.645, vol. II, 11p. Illus.
||http://www.risquesprofessionnels.ameli.fr/atmp_media/R406.pdf [in French]
||This recommendation is aimed at owners of construction enterprises whose workers operate tower cranes. Contents: scope; objective of the recommendation; prevention principles; notices and instructions provided by the manufacturer; prevention measures. Appendices include: influence of the weights and surface distribution of loads on crane stability; effects of sites on wind flux; regulations; how to consult weather forecasts; determination of wind speed to ensure crane stability.
||wind; France; mechanical hazards; construction industry; tower cranes
||wind load; legal aspects; responsibilities; directive; weather services
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport
Construction industry and civil engineering