OHS Code Explanation Guide

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 6 Cranes, Hoists and Lifting Devices

Section 82 Rider restriction

Part 10 of CSA Standard Z256-M87 (R2001), Safety Code for Material Hoists, requires that a sign be posted on each landing door and inside the car that reads “No Person Shall Ride On This Hoist”. The only exception is for the purposes of inspection and maintenance of the hoist by a competent worker.