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Document ID (ISN)65237
CIS number 95-1877
ISBN(s) 0-477-03576-0
Year 1995
Convention or series no.
Title Approved code of practice for cranes and lifting appliances
Bibliographic information Occupational Safety and Health Service, Department of Labour, PO Box 3705, Wellington, New Zealand, June 1995. 38p. Illus. 7 ref. Price: NZD 10.00.
Abstract Contents of this code of practice: legal requirements under the Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992; precautions during the use of mobile cranes, tower cranes, crane-lifted work platforms, lifting appliances, helicopters on construction work, slings and ropes and during load-lifting and demolition ball operations. In appendix: hand signals for cranes, lifting operations and helicopters; accepted standards for lifting gear. Replaces CIS 88-996.
Descriptors (primary) lifting of loads; New Zealand; cranes; lifting equipment; construction work
Descriptors (secondary) suspended platforms; helicopters; demolition; mobile cranes; tower cranes; ropes; safety guides; safe working loads; hand signalling; safe working methods; legislation; glossary; directive; slings
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceNew Zealand
Subject(s) Materials handling and storage
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Cranes