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Document ID (ISN)28684
CIS number 78-8
Year 1977
Convention or series no.
Title Inspection of cranes and other lifting equipment
Original title Besiktning av kranar och vissa andra lyftanordningar [in Swedish]
Bibliographic information Meddelanden 1977:13, National Board of Occupational Safety and Health (Arbetarskyddsstyrelsen), Fack, 100 26 Stockholm 34, Sweden, 15 June 1977. 8p. Gratis.
Abstract These directives (entry into force: 1 Oct. 1977) apply to fixed and mobile cranes (including derricks, cableway transporters, floating cranes and stacking cranes), mobile platforms and suspended cradles. They prescribe the conditions for, and scope of, the inspections required before such equipment can be put into service, periodic inspections (generally once a year) and inspections following dismantling, transport and erection.
Descriptors (primary) Sweden; inspection; cranes; lifting equipment
Descriptors (secondary) aerial ropeways and cableways; warehouse stacking equipment; suspended cradles; directive; derricks; approval; compliance tests; mobile platforms
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceSweden
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Labour inspection
Cranes