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Hoist and Sling Safety

Source: Summit Training Source, Inc.

Hoists and slings are vital in lifting and transporting
Hoists and slings are vital in lifting and transporting heavy material. This program trains workers on proper procedures to prevent material lifting incidents. The broad-based program covers a wide range of uses for hoists and slings in different industries. Types of hoists features include hand operated, air or electric powered wire rope, electric chain operated, and vacuum powered. Training topics are:

•Types of hoists and slings and their proper uses
•Factors to consider when choosing a hoist or sling
•Inspection procedures
•Best safety practices
•Load handling
•Safe use, care, and storage

Summit Training Source, Inc., 2660 Horizon Dr. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546. Tel: 616-949-4343; Fax: 616-949-5684.