See what you have learned about working on a hoist/staff lifts

Complete the sheet and see how much you know about safety.

There must always be an emergency stop on the platform for any hoist
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People aged 16 and over are allowed to operate the hoist
Yes
No
A logbook must be supplied with the hoist which indicates - among other things - the number of people it is allowed to carry and the year of manufacture
Yes
No
There must always be an enclosure min. 1.1 metres high around a hoist
Yes
No
It is enough for the functions of the actuating buttons to be described with English, German, French or Danish text
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No
If the hoist has not been raised any higher than it would be possible to jump down, you do not need to be able to operate if from the ground in the event of a stoppage
Yes
No
You must always wear a safety harness and safety line when working from a hoist (except where it can only hoist vertically)
Yes
No
A footman is a person who stands on the ground and can be summoned if something goes wrong with the hoist
Yes
No
A hoist must be inspected every 3 years
Yes
No
It is important for the foundation on which the hoist is situated to be firm and solid
Yes
No
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