Safety Meeting Topic: Come-a-longs, “Coffin” Hoists, and Chain Hoist Safety Mobile App
Hand operated hoists have many applications in rigging work.
How does it work?
Typical applications include hoisting pipe or plate into position for welding or bolting, moving machinery, fence stretching and lifting engines or equipment during repairs. These devices are simple to operate but misuse can result in sudden failure, property damage, and serious injury. Some things to keep in mind are provided in the easy to use Safety Meeting Topic: Come-a-longs, “Coffin” Hoists, and Chain Hoist Safety mobile app.