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Document ID (ISN)68578
CIS number 97-81
ISBN(s) 2-85599-440-3
Year 1996
Convention or series no. INRS ED 516
Title Safety guides - Construction site machinery - Mobile cranes
Original title Manuels de sÚcuritÚ - Engins de chantier - Grues mobiles [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut national de recherche et de sÚcuritÚ, 30 rue Olivier-Noyer, 75680 Paris Cedex 14, France, 2nd ed., 1996. 87p. Illus.
Abstract Safety guide to mobile cranes, primarily aimed at drivers and maintenance workers. Main subjects covered: administrative procedures and requirements and French legislation applicable to these machines; technical characteristics of mobile cranes; precautions before starting up, when moving off and during driving; advice on how to avoid electricity, demolition work and breakdown dangers; advice on personal behaviour; precautions about mobile cranes equipment; safety rules for use and road transport of mobile cranes; measures to be taken at the end of the working day; machinery maintenance.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; France; construction sites; training material; cranes; construction industry; machinery
Descriptors (secondary) electricity; demolition; mobile cranes; manuals; safety guides; safe working methods; legislation; qualifications; periodical checks; preventive maintenance
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Construction industry
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) OSH training
Construction industry and civil engineering