This course covers OSHA regulations and requirements for inspection and safe use of rigging equipment. Covered are chain mesh, chain, synthetic, and wire rope slings. Proper inspection, documentation, use and caring of slings including criteria for removing damaged slings from use. Load capacities and stress factors which reduce capacities are discussed. Problem solving exercises representing real work situations give participants confidence to perform well safely on the job.
RIGGING & SIGNALING
May 01, 2020