We have received a terrifying video of a crane lifting a scaffold tower with a man on the platform
Spider lift manufacturer CMC has updated its bulletin for S25/83HD+ /S28/92HD+ models asking owners to remove them from service if the previously announced retrofit has not been carried out yet.
ICSA has released a new document - ‘Mobile Crane Ground Preparation for Wind Farm Construction’
The UK’s HSE has issued its workplace fatality figures with the number of deaths up 25 percent from 2019/20
The UK’s HSE is launching a consultation on changes to the Personal Protective Equipment at Work Regulations
The latest digital issue of Cranes & Access is now online and available to read or download
IPAF is to publish its latest Global Safety Report and accident statistics in an online seminar presentation next week
UK’s Network Rail has issued a safety alert following the collision of a road rail boom lift and a crane
The ICSA recently met virtually to work on another three guidance documents for crane safety
Italian spider lift manufacturer CMC has issued a non-mandatory update for its 25m 83HD+ spider lift in North America UPDATED NOW MANDATORY
The latest digital issue of Cranes & Access is now online and available to read or download.
UK access rental company PG Platforms has taken delivery of two Multitel truck mounted telescopic platforms
The mandatory wearing of face masks at work came into force this morning in Melbourne, Australia, with CICA publishing a helpful bulletin and WorkSafe clarifying exceptions
The UK’s HSE has issued provisional workplace fatality figures with the lowest number of fatalities on record
IPAF has published 'Covid-19 Safe Operating Guidance' to help with Covid-19 risk assesements and safety measures for using work platforms, mast climbers or hoists
Two men working from a suspended platform in Florida were given a scare last week after a storm hit as they worked.
The International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) has published a new standard for aerial work platform controls.
As Covid-19 continues to take hold we are encouraged to see it bringing the best out of some people.
Terex Utilities has launched the production version of its Positive Attachment Lanyard (PAL) warning device
If you doubted the need for a harness and lanyard when unloading a boom lift a video demonstrates the point
The latest safety film from the Napo consortium covers safe working at height and is worth a look
The UK’s CPA has issued an alert for long term out of service tower cranes on closed sites
The UK government has issued further guidance on the rules around workplaces and sites
Genie, JLG and others have petitioned the SAIA to end the appeals process for the new ANSI A92 standards and to publish by March 1