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Just Simply Osha Regulations

In this respect, the creation of a no-blame culture is vital so staff feel free to highlight damage without fear of recrimination. Equally, it must be remembered that lifting equipment will often be used for several operations before it is returned. Staff using such equipment must be trained to inspect it before use and, if necessary, withdraw it. The same applies to equipment that remains in situ, such as slewing jibs and electric overhead travelling cranes. Summary There can be little doubt that LOLER, along with broader legislation such as the HSWA and the Provision and Use of Work Equipment

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Manufacturing Revisited

The assets covered include Maersk Oils Global Producer 3 FPSO, Gryphon FPSO, and the new Culzean FSO. The scope of the contract covers hydraulic services including maintenance, repair and parts and materials procurement, and the supply, management and certification of all lifting gear. It also includes additional mechanical engineering services, including failure modes, effects and criticality analysis (FMECA) studies; finite element analysis; the design and build of structural and mechanical assemblies and small pressure vessels; reverse engineering and fabrication; and Lifting Operations

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Hydraulic Cylinders Evaluation

It was a moment when fear washed away and adrenaline took over. "I told him, 'maybe we should go out the driver's side window.' I reached in and helped him unbuckle his belt and I grabbed him with one arm. Then with the other arm, I helped him get his legs out the window and he just kind of rolled out to the side," says Cayson. Then Cayson helped him cross over the wire barrier and back to safety. It was around 2:30 p.m. on September 9 when first-responders arrived to 508 Brazos Street. Their first concern was for the driver. In a report by the Austin Police Department, the driver tells officers

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All About Lifting Equipment

The employee came to a stop when he reached his targeted elevation and was hanging from the pick point on the hip of his personal flying harness. He did not strike the ground or the stunt pads that were provided on the ground. The set medic was on scene at the time of the accident and attended to the employee. The employee was transported by ambulance to Henry Mayo Hospital in Newhall, where he was admitted and received surgery for a pelvis fracture and sacral disruption and ongoing rehabilitation and physical therapy. The employee was an experienced gymnast and had been performing stunts since

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