Working Under a Lifted Load

Working with lifted loads requires planning of load movement and proper safety precautions.

Loads can be heavy, difficult to rig, and are subject to unexpected movement. There is only one sure way to avoid injury - stay clear of the load!

Instruct each employee in the recognition and avoidance of unsafe conditions and regulations applicable to the work environment to control or eliminate any hazards.

Download this safety alert for a prevention checklist and more information when working under a load.