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At Sinoboom, we care about your safety.

It is easy to get carried away in the rush of starting a machine that you may not always remember to observe all the necessary safety precautions before operation. Always read Sinoboom operation manual and safety instruction before operate any Sinoboom lift.

Below quick safety checklist is to help your risk assessment.

  • APPROPRIATE CLOTHING
    HARNESS
    For all MEWP if required by site rules
    HARD HAT
    When using MEWP or if any overhead obstacles are in close proximity, eg. roof or ceiling.
    SAFETY BOOTS
    To ensure you don’t slip, trip or drop anything on your feet.
  • AT THE JOBSITE
    ASSESS YOUR SURROUNDINGS
    Is your work near powerlines or over water? Is the weather extremely such as windy?
    ASSESS THE GROUND CONDITION
    Is the terrain rough and sloping? On a slab/flat surface? Are there potholes?
    ASSESS POTENTIAL OVERHEAD OBSTACLES OR FALLING HAZARDS.
    Is your MEWP capable of achieving the right height and reach?
    SET UP EMERGENCY RESCUE PLAN
    A second person on the ground with mobile phone or interphone as a precaution in case of an unexpected breakdown.
    USE INDUSTRY SPECIFIC SAFETY PRECAUTIONS RELEVANT TO YOUR SURROUNDINGS
    Such as bollard light, traffic cone.
  • BEFORE OPERATING
    ENSURE YOU HAVE LICENSE TO OPERATE
    Do you have a PAL Card?
    CHECK THE APPROPRIATE RECOMMENDATIONS
    Read operation manual and check labels located near the operating controls.
    ENSURE SAFETY RAILS AND GUARDS ARE IN POSITION
    ANCHOR YOUR HARNESS WHEN USING MEWP
    WORK AROUND INSTRUCTION EACH TIME BEFORE YOU OPERATE A MACHINE
*NOTE:
Recommendations only. MEWPs should only be operated by trained operators and in accordance with Sinoboom’s instructions.
Different jobsites may require higher stringent risk assessment and safety precautions.