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Document ID (ISN)76891
CIS number 01-654
ISSN - Serial title Amtliche Sammlung des Bundesrechts - Recueil officiel des lois fédérales
Year 1999
Convention or series no.
Title Ordinance of 27 Sep. 1999 concerning the safe use of cranes [Switzerland]
Original title Verordnung über die sichere Verwendung von Kranen (Kranverordnung) [in German]
Ordonnance du 27 sept. 1999 sur les conditions de sécurité régissant l'utilisation des grues (Ordonnance sur les grues) [Suisse] [in French]
Bibliographic information 25 Jan. 2000, No.3, p.166-173.
Internet access http://www.admin.ch/ch/f/as/2000/166.pdf [in French]
http://www.admin.ch/ch/d/as/2000/166.pdf [in German]
Abstract This Ordinance (effective: 1 Jan. 2000) defines the term "crane", and provides instructions on how to use cranes safely. Provisions are also made for the training and licensing of crane operators, and for the regular inspection of cranes by employers. The 1951 ordonnance on the same subject (CIS 92-1080) is repealed.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; cranes; Switzerland
Descriptors (secondary) lifting of loads; law; qualifications; handling by crane
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceSwitzerland
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Cranes