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Chain Pulley Blocks (Don'ts and Do's)

Chain Pulley Blocks (Don'ts and Do's)






Material Handling by using cranes, Lifting tackles and chain blocks

Dont's

* Do not attach lifting devices to the floor grill, working platform or guard rail

* Do not allow anybody to stand under the load being lifted.

* Never allow any person to ride on the load being lifted.

* Never carry out welding in the boiler structure during, drum lifting operation.

Do's

* Tag chains with maximum working load and the date of last testing.

* The factor of safety in case of chains should not be less than six.

* Provide suitable thimbles for eye splices and hooks.

* Visually inspect the wire rope for any defects like kinks, snapped wires, rusting etc..before using them.




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