Tufts University Crane and Hoist Safety Plan

Tufts University Crane and Hoist Safety Plan

Crane and Hoist Safety Plan for Tufts University

The purpose of this document is to prevent injuries to humans and property damage from crane and hoist and rigging failures. This document explains the duties and responsibilities of a crane and hoist operator. There are many types of crane and hoists, and associated rigging used at Tufts University for lifting and
moving materials. Tufts University’s policy is to maintain a safe workplace for its employees; therefore, it cannot be overemphasized that only qualified and permitted individuals shall operate these devices. The safety rules and guidance in this TRAINING apply to all operations at Tufts University involving the use of crane and hoist installed in or attached to buildings and to all Tufts University employees. Students,
Visitors and Contractors are not allowed to operate any Tufts University crane and hoists

Last Updated: 2016
http://publicsafety.tufts.edu/ehs/files/TUCraneHoistSafetyPlan2016v4.pdf

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