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    Recording Height Safety Inspections

    It's great to conduct an inspection - but without it being recorded it's only half the job

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    Webbing Products 101

    Webbing products include anything made predominantly from webbing, including items such as full body safety harnesses, belts, lanyards & pole straps.

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    The ABCD of Fall Protection

    Choosing the right equipment to use when working at height in a fall-arrest situation comes down to four easy steps

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    Has your protection equipment become a hazard?

    Like all manufactured product in industrial environments, fall equipment will deteriorate over time.

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    Working At Heights

    Around one in eight workers’ compensation claims in the construction industry are caused by falls from heights

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    Should a Swivel Be Used?

    The incorrect use of swivels with crane ropes can cause a great deal of problems for users.

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    Wire Rope & Corrosion

    Lubrication can be one of the most effective ways of extending the life of a crane rope. Why is lubrication so important when it comes to wire rope?

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    Dealing with loose strands and birdcages

    Sometimes, rope deformations such as loose strands or birdcages can be found on crane wire ropes.

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    Wire Rope Inspections and Internal Breaks

    Even the most rigorous inspection regime for wire ropes on cranes could leave you exposed to risk if visual inspections are the only methods used.

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    How do cranes get on top of skyscrapers?

    Ever wondered how cranes get on top of skyscrapers?

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    How often to inspect lifting gear?

    A frequently asked question which has no single answer. First, let’s clarify what an inspection is, as there are two types of inspections...

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    What is a 'Competent Person'?

    So just what is a ‘Competent Person’?

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    Care and Use of Lifting Gear

    Over the coming weeks, we will discuss some of the general requirements for the inspection and integrity assessment of lifting gear. In this context,

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    Helping set a firm foundation

    Our team in Perth recently worked with Blair Fox (blairfox.com.au) to help develop a specialised lifting frame that assists with the construction of a

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    Commissioning a 90 Tonne Gantry Crane

    Our expertise was called on in Adelaide this month to assist with the commissioning of a 90 tonne gantry crane that is being used to install these mas

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    Round Slings vs Harsh Hooks

    We came across this article from the ever-reliable Mike Parnell at iti.com, courtesy of the guys at Universal Cranes who put out the excellent Lifting

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