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RAISING SAFETY STANDARDS FOR CRANE LIFTING OPS

Posted on 17th July 2018
Major crane seminar seeks to raise standards and share best practice

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UPDATED GUIDANCE ON EXCAVATORS USED AS CRANES

Posted on 22nd November 2017
Plant Forum stresses excavators should not be ‘first choice’ for lifting

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MAJOR CRANE SAFETY SEMINAR 28 SEPT 2016

Posted on 5th September 2016
Seminar examines key issues and solutions on construction projects

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FATALITY: STRUCK BY CRANE ON BRIDGE PROJECT

Posted on 28th April 2016
Workman died during lifting operations on Queensferry Crossing

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FATALITY: CRUSHED DURING STEEL DELIVERY

Posted on 17th February 2016
Lifting steel mesh from rear of lorry ends in tragedy

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FATALITY: CRANE HIRE EMPLOYEE DIED ON GAS SITE

Posted on 4th March 2015
Crane company announce death of employee prior to lifting op

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HSE LIFTING OPERATIONS APPROVED CODE UPDATED

Posted on 5th January 2015
New LOLER code and guidance now available free online

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NEW ADVICE ON TELEHANDLER SUSPENDED LOADS

Posted on 8th July 2014
Incidents trigger supplementary CPA guidance

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FATALITY: LIFTING OPERATION ON MAJOR CITY SITE

Posted on 8th November 2013
Workman dies after concrete stairs fall during crane lift 

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CPA ISSUES WARNING OVER CRANE SITE SECURITY

Posted on 17th June 2013
Main contractors reminded to prevent unauthorised access to sites

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INCIDENT: CRANE ‘CRASH’ ON HOSPITAL PROJECT

Posted on 9th May 2013
Work remains on hold after crane strikes wall of ward

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CALLS FOR HSE ACTION AFTER CRANE OIL LEAK DEATHS

Posted on 3rd February 2012
Father demands HSE answers after FAI hears of “box ticking” maintenance 

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HELICOPTER HEAVY LIFTING OPERATIONS IN USA

Posted on 13th June 2011
Lifting of US power transmission towers ends in double dose of ‘disaster’  

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INCIDENT: CONCRETE PUMPING OPERATION

Posted on 21st January 2011
Concrete pumping unit topples on new homes project in Kent

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HSE SAFETY NOTICE: SKIP HOOK FALSE ENGAGEMENT

Posted on 19th November 2010
Fatality prompts safety notice on potential danger from builders skip

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CRANE OPERATOR COMPETENCE STANDARDS

Posted on 10th August 2010
US crane operator certification scheme prompts review of standards

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CRANES OVERSAILING NEIGHBOURING LAND ISSUES

Posted on 18th June 2010
Rights to oversailing land with cranes is far from plain sailing

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PRODUCT PROFILE

Posted on 18th February 2009
Hoglift system for safer lifting of units on and off vehicles

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