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Crane Accident – Contact with 11KV power line

Introduction The crane contractor was requested to come to the construction site to dismantle and transport  their 4600 and 4100 Manitowoc cranes offsite. Three personnel came to site – A leading hand, crane driver and fitter. The…

A Flexible Load and Over Centre Scissor Clamps – A Dangerous Combination

Dropped Load - A Rail Tale Back at the beginning of my safety career  I investigated a dropped load incident where a 25 metre length of rail line fell whilst the rail was being lifted by a crane into position as a replacement item for…