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OVERHEAD CRANE PRE-OPERATIONAL CHECKLIST

This pre-use checklist intends to identify defects and safety hazards before operation. The main aim of a pre-start checklist inspection is to ensure that your equipment is safe to use.
MaintainX
07/15/2022

OVERHEAD CRANE PRE-OPERATIONAL CHECKLIST

This pre-use checklist intends to identify defects and safety hazards before operation. The main aim of a pre-start checklist inspection is to ensure that your equipment is safe to use.
  • CRANE NO.

  • CAPACITY

  • TYPE

  • LOCATION

  • OPERATORS NAME:

  • INSTRUCTIONS: Check all items. Inspect and indicate as:

  • YES, NO and NA (Not Applicable)

  • WALK AROUND INSPECTION

  • Foundations

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Access

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Secured Items

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Walkways/Handrails

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Bridge Brake

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Hydraulics

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Couplers/Connection Rods

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • End Trucks

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Rail Sweeps

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Windlocks/Chock/Stops

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Housekeeping

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • MACHINERY INSPECTION

  • Holding Brake

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Load Control Brake

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Covers Secured

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Upper Sheaves

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Wire Rope

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Hooks: Cracks, Wear, Deformation, * Throat Opening, Latch Operation

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Fluid Leaks

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Batteries

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Electric Motors

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Electric Panels

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Runway/Bridge Conductors

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Runway/Bridge Collectors

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Electrical Guards

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Festoon System

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Warning Tags/Signs

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Exposed Electrical Hazards

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Trolley Stops

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • INSTRUCTIONS: Inspect all applicable items each shift of operation. Suspend all operations immediately when observing an unsatisfactory condition for asterisked (*) items. In addition, suspend operation when any unsafe condition is observed and immediately notify supervisor. Other conditions not affecting safety shall be noted under "Remarks" and reported to supervisor.

  • REMARKS:

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