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CIR: WSH/128/10/JT

16 OCT 2017

CALL TO CONDUCT SCAL SAFETY TIME-OUT FOR LIFTING OPERATIONS

  1. SCAL would like to call upon our members to conduct a Safety Time-Out for operations of mobile and tower cranes at their project sites during the week of 1 November 2017 to 17 November 2017.
  1. For this safety time-out exercise, members will take time off from their routine operations to inspect and review various items, processes, and practices pertaining to the use of lifting equipment.  Please find the checklists: Mobile Crane, Tower Crane, Lifting Plan (click on respective hyperlink) which members can use as a guide in areas such as reviewing machinery requirements, conducting visual safety checks, or inspection for equipment to be properly certified.
  1. We encourage all members to participate in this Safety Time-Out exercise to serve as a reminder of essential and best practices for safe use of mobile and tower cranes. Kindly send me the completed participation form (click on the hyperlink to download) on your commitment to this Safety Time-Out exercise latest by 1 November 2017, Wednesday. Upon completion of the exercise, please send us a brief report, your completed checklists, and photographs taken for our record purposes.
  1. As industry stakeholders, we have a responsibility to place workplace safety and health as our top priority. Therefore, your participation is of utmost importance. We thank you very much for your support and your participation is greatly appreciated.

 

For more information, kindly contact Ms. Justina Tan at Tel: 6661 9380 or e-mail: justina@scal.com.sg. Thank you.

 

 

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