Safe Operation Procedure for your Electric Chain Hoists

When operating the hoist, always maintain a firm footing and only operate from a location that will always be safe. People must stay clear of the suspended load. Never use the hoist to lift, support or transport people and never lift load over or near people. Before lifting a load, confirm that all sections of the hoist function properly. Always […]

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Is your forklift man cage compliant and safe?

Forklift Man Cage safety checklist: Must be manufactured in accordance with Australian Standard AS 2359.1 Must have guardrails, mid rails and kick boards fitted Gates must open inwards only with spring loaded latch installed for automatic closing Two metre high guard must be fitted to the back of the platform. This shall be sufficiently wide that prevents contact to the […]

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