Why You Need Lifting Equipment & Crane Inspection?
These inspections & Accessories inspections are vitally important, not only for worker safety but for proper operating standards. These Inspections are not only made compulsory by regulatory bodies but also ensures the safety and reliability of your equipment. Making sure that your workers and investment are safe.
Benefits of Lifting Equipment Inspection, Crane Inspection & Accessories Inspection
Safety of the inspections must be insured for the following reasons
· Reduces downtime that’s caused by the equipment breakdown.
· Easy detection of hazardous conditions that can cause an accident.
· Lowers repair costs by correcting any defects before the equipment is seriously or permanently damaged.
· Helps to uncover any conditions which may be dangerous to operators which are not easily seen while in operation.
Why Lifting Equipment Inspection, Crane inspection & Accessories Inspection from TUV Austria BIC
TUV Austria Bureau of Inspection and Certification has a long-standing reputation in Pakistan as being the most reliable certification & Inspection services provider. TUV Austria Bureau of Inspection & Certification performs inspections under the guidelines of LEEA (Lifting Equipment Engineers Association). TUV Austria Bureau of Inspection & Certification holds a vast clientele list in Pakistan including companies from Oil & Gas sector, Power sector, Logistics & FMCG companies. TUV Austria Bureau of Inspection & Certification has rich expertise in Inspections of Lifting Equipment, cranes and Accessories including but not limited to
• Cranes(overhead crane inspection, Gantry, Crawler, Truck Mounted, Mobile Crane)
• Fork Lifts
• Chain Blocks
• Harness/ Belts
• Eye Bolts
• Aerial Platform
• Hydraulic Jack & pumps
Our people are well trained and experienced. So working with the TUV Austria Bureau of Inspection & Certification has the following benefits
• Highly proficient specialists
• Specialized reporting system
• Unbiased & independent assessments
• Acquaintance with local regulatory requirements
What happens during lifting equipment/crane inspection?
During these inspections, a series of tests are done as mentioned in relevant standards of LEEA. The purpose of these tests is to check if the lifting equipment or crane is performing within the safety standards. e.g one of the tests included lifting items with varying weights to see how the equipment performs under stress.
When lifting equipment/crane should be inspected?
The frequency of inspection depends on the usage of the equipment. But generally, it should be inspected at the time of installation and once every 6 to 12 months depending on the requirements mentioned in LEEA. standards.
Who can do these inspections?
There are specific requirements that must be followed. These inspections should be done by an experienced person who has proper practical and theoretical knowledge of these inspections to be thoroughly examined as will enable them to detect defects or weaknesses.
What is OHSAS?
OHSAS 18001, Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Series, (officially BS OHSAS 18001) is a British Standard for occupational health and safety management systems. It promotes a safe and healthy working environment by providing a framework that helps organizations Identify and control health and safety risks.