Crane & Rigging Safety for the Maritime Industry

When used properly, cranes provide a safe, fast and reliable way to provision, fuel and repair vessels. Serious injuries or fatalities can occur if crane operators and deck crews fail to follow proper procedures. In this video, your crew receives an overview of common types of cranes used in the maritime industry, and learns about safe working limits, hand signals, organizing a successful lift, and the importance of proper maintenance & inspection.


  • See the most common types of cranes used in the maritime industry and understand their purpose
  • Learn how to calculate a crane's safe working limit
  • Build awareness for basic safety procedures during lifting operations, including pre-lift inspections, and the proper use of operator hand signals
  • Learn about the different types of slings, lifting gear and rigging equipment, and when it's appropriate to use them
  • Understand the importance of regular testing, inspection and maintenance
Available on:On Demand
Length: 16
Audio: EN
Subtitles: EN, CH, SP
Item no: DVD0-78
Categories: Deck Operations, Personal Safety
STCW: Able Seafarer Deck (A-II/5)

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