Lifting & Hoisting operation is one of the dangerous tasks on board. Correct prodecures should always be used when performing those operations.
It’s important to think about managing hazards when using lifts and hoists. Lifting operations are very common in the marine industry. They can be performed manually or by using lifting equipment. Both manual lifting and mechanical lifting operations can put seafarers at great risk of injury.
One of the most important rules is: To never walk under a suspended load.
Check out our Learning Engagement Tool, CBT trailer for “Lifting & Hoisting” which is prepared with the problem-based learning methodology, which focuses on providing awareness and best practices with realistic scenarios and triggering questions that allow discussion between the crew members and eases facilitation.
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