Preventing Worker Injuries and Deaths from Mobile Crane Tip-Over, Boom Collapse, and Uncontrolled Hoisted Loads

September 2012
NIOSH Docket Number 200

The purpose of this Alert is to provide recommendations to managers, supervisors, safety professionals, and workers for preventing worker injuries and deaths from crane tip-over, collapse, or contact with hoisted loads.

Material Under Consideration

NIOSH Alert—Preventing Worker Injuries and Deaths from Mobile Crane Tip-Over, Boom Collapse, and Uncontrolled Hoisted Loads; DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2006-142 – September 2006pdf icon [PDF – 2,664 KB]

Reviews

Peer Reviewers’ Comments – posted December 31, 2009pdf icon [PDF – 20 KB]

Response to Peer Reviewers’ Comments – posted December 31, 2009pdf icon [PDF – 9 KB]

Page last reviewed: September 11, 2012