Rigger Safety Guide
Rigger Safety Guide
General Information Riggers Need to Know

Improper rigging of a load or a rigging failure can expose riggers and other workers nearby to a variety of potential hazards. Therefore all loads must be safely
rigged prior to a lift.

The following are topics that should be discussed with workers prior to beginning rigging operations:
• Hazards associated with rigging operations.
• Role and responsibility of each rigger’s assigned task.
• Establishing a goal for the day.
• Weight of material and equipment being hoisted.
• Identifying the various shapes on the surface of equipment being hoisted.
• Lifting limitations of gear and hoisting devices.
• Communication used by all personnel.
• Disconnecting techniques used to complete the task.

Sharing the safe work practices and information in this guide sheet will help keep workers safe. Preventing damage to lifting gear, lifting equipment, vessel components and other loads is also critical...

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Endless Round Slings

Endless Round Slings
• Easy handling and storage
• Reduce risk of back and hand injuries
• Cover abrasion will not reduce capacity
• Provides a strong grip on loads
• Provides a tighter choke with an easier release

1/2" Double Braid Composite Rope

1/2" Double Braid Composite Rope
• Strong Polyester Cover over Shock Absorbent Nylon Core
• Double Braid Construction
• Chemical Resistant, Maximum Energy Absorption
• UV and Abrasion Resistant
• 10,500 lbs MBS

303B2PJ Kearney 3 Inch Aluminum Side-Opening Hand Line Block

404B2PJ Kearney 4" Aluminum Side-Opening Hand Line Block
This block with forged steel safety sliphook has a 2,500 lb. safe working load with a 7/8" line capacity. It is made of magnesium and aluminum alloy.

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