Crane company name and Rego.
If the answer is No to any of the questions bellow a control must be coved on the site specific Risk Assessment or a detailed lift study/plan conducted.
A pretask risk assessment has been performed
The communication method has been confirmed
The travel path and set up area is clear of undergroung services
Ground conditions are suitable for the crane and the load
The weather conditions are safe to lift in
The crane boom is clear of overhead power lines (LV>6.4m, HV>10m)
The boom is clear of any overhead structures
The swing radius of the counterweight is clear
Barricades are in place (if there is a risk of interaction)
People in the immediate area are aware the lift is being performed
The operator has completed a VoC on this model of crane / plant
A cirtified rigger/dogger is available to sling and/ or guild the load
The outrigers are deployed and locked as per the manufacturer's requirments
The outriggers are supported on adequate mats/timbers
Articulated Cranes - Side slope and articulation has been considered in load chart calculation
All lifting equipment has been visually checked for damage/wear and has correct load rating
The load is secured to prevent items falling
The load is less than 75% of the capacity at radius or within lift study limits
Are taglines required to control the load
Please state below the number of lifting chains used, serial number, length and expiry date
List all other lifting equipment used that has a serial number. Including man box, synthetic slings etc.
Crane is set up clear of adjacent hazards such as trenches, services and power lines or other structures
Crane cabin windows and mirrors are clean and unobstructed
Outriggers are fully extended, locked and appropriately packed on soild ground
Slings show no sign of damage and have current colour tags (RuGBY)
The hoisting rope hangs vertically over the load before it is hoisted
The load is stable as the lift is initially taken
Riggers/Dogmen are clear of the "fall Shdow", are not between the load and always have an escape path
If taglines are used, they are retrieved using a crook
All personal are kept clear of the drop zone
The crane moves slowly if the pick and carry method of transportation is used (Franner) and is always kept close to the ground.
The crane dose not travel across a slop if the pick and carry method of transportation is used
Add any other additional information that may be required. Is and Observer needed? If so sign and date in next page.