Archive for the ALL LATEST NEWS - EXCAVATORS - Category

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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PLANT VISIBILITY THROWN INTO CONFUSION BY EU

Posted on 27th May 2015
Standard does not reflect state of the art on visibility aids

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GROUND CONDITIONS ASSESSMENT STANDARD SET BY CPA

Posted on 2nd June 2014
Draft guidance to reduce mobile construction plant risk of collapse

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INADVERTENT OPERATION OF EXCAVATOR CONTROLS

Posted on 21st January 2014
Manufacturers may be under-utilising expertise to address IOOC risks

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INNOVATION IN SAFE USE OF VEHICLES AND MOBILE PLANT

Posted on 18th July 2012
Sensor systems designed to prevent danger to people and site services

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EXCAVATOR QUICK HITCH SAFETY GUIDANCE

Posted on 3rd May 2011
Updated guidance to HSE Inspectors reveals likely enforcement action

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RECENT EXCAVATOR INCIDENTS ON ROADWORKS PROJECTS

Posted on 8th February 2011
Man trapped in Notts whilst bus collides with excavator in Argyll

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EXCAVATORS USED FOR LIFTING OPERATIONS

Posted on 11th June 2010
Guidance on using excavators as cranes from two authoritative sources

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EXCAVATOR QUICK HITCH GUIDANCE

Posted on 4th February 2010
Industry body issues Guide to excavator quick hitch safety

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EXCAVATOR QUICK HITCH SAFETY NOTICE

Posted on 18th November 2009
SFfC Plant Safety Group provide quick hitch safety guidance

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EXCAVATORS AND OVERHEAD POWER LINES

Posted on 25th September 2009
Operator trapped in cab after excavator strikes power cable in US

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INDUSTRY BODY STATEMENT ON QUICK HITCHES

Posted on 28th July 2009
Plant Safety Group issues statement on excavator quick hitch safety

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PLANT HIRE FIRM MOVE ON EXCAVATOR SAFETY

Posted on 1st July 2009
Excavator fleet quick hitches become fully-automatic for hire firm

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EXCAVATOR QUICK HITCH SAFETY SOLUTIONS

Posted on 8th May 2009
Device to secure safety in use of semi-automatic quick hitches

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EXCAVATOR QUICK HITCHES

Posted on 30th April 2009
Manufacturer and plant hire company join forces to raise awareness

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CONSTRUCTION PLANT-HIRE ASSOCIATION

Posted on 6th April 2009
Relaunched CPA website includes free plant safety guides

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EXCAVATOR QUICK HITCH UPDATE

Posted on 28th January 2009
Industry experts meet to discuss excavator quick hitch issues

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EXCAVATOR SAFETY STANDARDS

Posted on 2nd October 2008
Manufacturers agree to cease supply of semi-automatic quick hitches

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