What is a “Competent Person”

What is a “Competent Person”

This post has been featured on Work Safety QLD – View Post Here What is a “Competent Person”? Safety documentation in the construction industry often refers to the phrase “Competent Person”, however there is much confusion surrounding what this phrase actually...
What is a “High/Low Load” & Why Are They Banned?

What is a “High/Low Load” & Why Are They Banned?

This post was written by Ryan Graham from Work Safety QLD – View Original Post A “High/Low Load”, otherwise known in the industry as a “Christmas Tree Load” or “Piggy Backing Load”, is where multiple loads are slung in a vertical configuration from a crane in...
Dogman vs Rigger: What’s the difference?

Dogman vs Rigger: What’s the difference?

This post was written by Ryan Graham from Work Safety QLD – View Original Post When working with cranes, the crane operator is just one part of the team. A dogman, sometimes called a dogger, is essential in assisting the crane operator in slinging loads and...
How Often Does Lifting Gear Need To Be Inspected?

How Often Does Lifting Gear Need To Be Inspected?

This post was written by Ryan Graham from Work Safety QLD – View Original Post Keeping up with the compliance of lifting gear on your construction project can sometimes seem like a complicated task; in this post we have outlined best practices and clarified what...
Falcon Cranes 2nd BQ GHD4510 at Palm Beach!

Falcon Cranes 2nd BQ GHD4510 at Palm Beach!

Last week Falcon Cranes erected their second brand new BQ GHD4510 Luffing Tower Crane onsite at Palm Beach for our friends at CRU Collective on the SIARN Beachfront Living Project. This marks the third waterfront development project that Falcon Cranes is servicing at...