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, Altida News
If you are planning on hiring a crane to do some on site lifting it is important you are aware of the legal requirements of safely operating cranes.
This is governed by The Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998. The act covers not only how to position the crane and lift the goods, but also how to keep records, examine the equipment, and reporting defects. You can find the full act here.
In this blog, we break down the basics of safely operating cranes and some tips for general site safety.