|Document ID (ISN)||106563|
|Convention or series no.
||DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.2006-142
||Preventing worker injuries and deaths from mobile crane tip-over, boom collapse and uncontrolled hoisted loads
||Publications Dissemination, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226-2001, USA, Sep. 2006. 23p. Illus. 25 ref.
||http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2006-142/pdfs/2006-142.pdf [in English]
||This booklet provides recommendations for preventing mobile crane accidents. Contents: description of mobile cranes; critical lift situations requiring special precautions; injury data; current standards; case reports of accidents investigated by NIOSH; recommendations for employers, crane operators, ground workers and crane rental companies. These recommendations are also summarized on a detachable sheet for display on a notice board. An appendix includes standard crane hoisting hand signals.
||USA; safe working methods; overturning; mobile cranes
||lifting of loads; analysis of accident causes; causes of accidents; crane jibs; hand signalling; case study
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||USA|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport