This recently written, in-depth book is considered by many to be the
most comprehensive, up-to-date manual and reference on this important safety-related
topic. Written by Ronald G. Garby, it includes important data related to
wire rope design and inspection, rigging hardware, slings, establishing
safe loads, chain, mobile crane setup/stability, tandem lifts, EOT crane
operation/safety, tower crane set-up, boom truck use and a variety of safety
related topics. Consisting of 496 pages and including 450 illustrations
and 80 reference tables, this book in the most complete and current available.
This book is in wide use within technical training programs, union training
groups, technical colleges, government agencies, and in the field by maintenance
personnel, riggers, crane operators, construction managers and safety groups.