Tool Box Talk- Suspended Loads (Quarry)
The law of gravity cannot be amended or changed. However what goes up needn’t come down, at least not on top of anyone. When lifting loads by way of a hoist, crane, or even a set of come-a-longs, keep these thoughts from this session in mind.
Learning Objectives - at the end of this segment you should be able to:
- Avoid hazards that a that occur during the load rigging and lifting process.
- Discuss the "Fall Shadow" and the "Cone of Safety.
- Review rules and exemptions reconized by MSHA.