Overhead Travelling Crane - Safe Operating Procedures

Document Number001005
Date Approved27 November 2012

These procedures provide the University requirements for the operation and mangement of overhead travelling cranes including Bridge and Gantry Cranes installed in University Buildings.

This includes the requirements for ensuring that people are not placed at risk from the operation of the crane.  These procedures may be supplemented by local procedures and requirements.

Policy Library Document [001005] (Edition 1) - Overhead Travelling Crane – Safe Operating Procedures.

Approval AuthorityDirector, Human Resource Services
Date Approved27 November 2012
Date for Review27 November 2015
Policy SponsorDirector, Human Resource Services
Policy OwnerAssociate Director, Health and Safety
Policy ContactSenior Safety Officer, Health and Safety
Amendment History

New procedure prepared to manage the risk of injury due to overhead travelling cranes, approved by Acting Director Human Resource Services, 27 November 2012.