BS 7121-2-3:2012 Code of practice for the safe use of cranes. Inspection, maintenance and thorough examination. Mobile cranes

BS 7121-2-3:2012

Code of practice for the safe use of cranes. Inspection, maintenance and thorough examination. Mobile cranes

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : November 2012

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What is this standard about?

BS 7121-2-3:2012 is part of a series of standards relating to the safety of cranes. It gives recommendations for pre-use checks, in-service inspection, maintenance and supplementary testing of mobile cranes.

Who is this standard for?

  • Crane operators, users and owners
  • Construction managers
  • Health and safety executives
  • Site project managers
  • Regulators and testers

Why should you use this standard?

BS 7121-2-3:2012 provides guidance covering the pre-use checks, in-service maintenance, thorough examination (following installation, in service and following exceptional circumstances) and supplementary testing of mobile cranes, including truck cranes, wheeled rough terrain cranes, wheeled yard cranes, crawler mounted cranes, mini-cranes and vehicle mounted self-erecting tower cranes.

Use of the guidance given in this standard can help protect safety of crane operators and can also be taken as an indication of good practice on site.

What’s changed since the last update?

  • BS 7121-2-3 has been updated by experts to bring it up to date with technological developments
  • The BS 7121 series is currently being fully revised to meet industry best practice and to reflect changes in the application of risk-based planning to lifting operations



Standard NumberBS 7121-2-3:2012
TitleCode of practice for the safe use of cranes. Inspection, maintenance and thorough examination. Mobile cranes
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date30 November 2012
Confirm Date01 May 2017
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)BS 7121-2-1:2012, BS ISO 4309:2010
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
ReplacesBS 7121-2:2003
Draft Superseded By12/30259753 DC
DescriptorsTesting conditions, Equipment safety, Occupational safety, Safety measures, Mechanical testing, Certification (approval), Lifting equipment, Cranes, Visual inspection (testing), Inspection, Materials handling equipment, Stability
ICS53.020.20
CommitteeMHE/3/11
ISBN978 0 580 78194 0
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages34
File Size106 KB
Price£214.00


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