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WorkSafe BC Topic Page: Cranes (PDF)
Cranes are among the largest pieces of equipment used on a worksite. See the following resources and links for information on working safely with and around cranes.
WorkSafe BC Topic Page: Cranes
See the following resources and links for information on working safely with and around cranes, including checklists.
Source: WorkSafe BC
Oregon OSHA Program Directive: Inspection and Citation Guidance for Cranes and Derricks in Construction (PDF)
This program directive is intended to serve as a standard-specific reference for Oregon OSHA compliance officers regarding the application of Oregon Administrative Rules within Division 3, Subdivision CC.
Source: Oregon OSHA
Crane-Related Deaths in Construction and Recommendations for Their Prevention (revised 11/2009)
The Center for Construction Research and Training researchers decided to re-examine the data used to produce the June 2008 crane report when further review showed many fatalities of workers struck by crane loads were not being counted under the primary CFOI Source codes for cranes. This includes report and powerpoint presentation.