Know the weight of all loads and always check the capacity of the crane as shown on the
load chart before making any lifts.
NEVER exceed the rated capacity shown on the load chart. Always check the load chart to
ensure the load to be lifted at the desired radius is within the rated capacity of the crane.
Never interfere with the proper functioning of operational aids or warning devices.
For detailed information concerning the operation and maintenance of the load moment
indicating system installed on the crane, see the manufacturer's manual supplied with the crane.
To avoid death or serious injury, keep all parts of this machine, the rigging, and materials
being lifted at least twenty (20) feet away from all electrical power lines and equipment.
Keep all personnel away from this machine if it is being operated near electrical power lines
Before operating this crane in the vicinity of electrical power lines or equipment, notify the
power utility company. Obtain positive and absolute assurance that the power has been turned off.
This machine is NOT INSULATED. Always consider all parts of the load and the crane,
including the wire rope, hoist cable, pendant cables, and tag lines as conductors.
Most overhead power lines ARE NOT insulated. Treat all overhead power lines as being
energized unless you have reliable information to the contrary from the utility company or owner.
The rules in this handbook must be followed at all times, even if the electrical power lines or
equipment have been de-energized.