Overhead Travel Cranes Safety Talk

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This safety talk includes the full safety talk in MS Word, PowerPoint presentation and handouts for in the field talks, assessment and Answer Sheet.

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Overhead Travel Cranes

Overhead traveling cranes are used in various industrial settings to raise and lower loads and shift them horizontally.

Accidents involving the use of overhead cranes usually occur because:
• cranes, slings and lifting gear are not checked before use;
• safe working loads (SWL / WLL) are ignored;
• slinging and lifting gear are not used correctly; and
• crane operators fail to maintain control of the load.


By the end of this talk you will understand:
• checking an overhead traveling crane;
• inspecting lifting gear;
• slinging; and
• moving loads