Section V. CRANE
LOSS OF HEARING. PERSONNEL MUST WEAR HEARING PROTECTIVE DEVICES WHEN
OPERATING THE CRANE DURING LAUNCH AND RECOVERY OPERATIONS OR WHEN
WORKING WITHIN 10FT (3M) OF A LAUNCH VEHICLE AT HIGH ENGINE IDLE.
Make sure you are familiar with all the information necessary for the safe operation of
Read the operating instructions.
The relevant health and safety regulations for the country of operation must be
In addition, make sure you adhere to the relevant national regulations and road traffic
Only use the crane if it is in a serviceable condition.
Carry out a visual inspection. Make a note of damage or leaks.
Make sure the necessary maintenance is carried out in accordance with the
The crane is only to be used for its designated purpose.
The values given on the maximum load diagram must not be exceeded.
Every time the crane is in use, the vehicle must be stabilized and secured so that it
cannot roll away.
Make sure the ground is capable of bearing the load. If necessary, earth pressure
can be reduced by the use of suitable load spreaders.