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Document ID (ISN)104463
CIS number 05-714
Year 2005
Convention or series no. Fiche d'activité professionnelle Bossons Futé n°31
Author(s) Trilhe P.
Title Operators of vertical lifting gear (cranes, overhead travelling cranes)
Original title Conducteur d'engins de levage à déplacement vertical (grues, ponts roulants) [in French]
Bibliographic information Bossons Futé, 17 Av. Miss Cavell, 94100 Saint-Maur, France, Nov. 2005. 5p. 10 ref.
Internet access [in French]
Abstract This information sheet describes the type of work performed by operators of vertical lifting gear on a building site or dock or in a warehouse or workshop. Potential hazards are identified and preventive measures are outlined. Relevant legislation and standards are also listed.
Descriptors (primary) materials handling; France; risk factors; overhead travelling cranes; cranes
Descriptors (secondary) legal aspects; safety guides; medical supervision; crane cabins
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Materials handling and storage
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Cranes