OHS Code Explanation Guide

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

Section 79 Worker in lifting device

To ensure the worker’s safety, he or she must be in a personnel basket while being lifted or lowered by a chimney hoist. The requirements of section 75.1 of the OHS Code must be met.

Figure 6.17 Example of man baskets