What to Check for During Pre-Operation Inspection
What to Inspect While the Crane is Moving
Before lifting any load with a crane, you should always inspect it while it is moving. During this inspection you should be looking out for:
You should also test that the limit switch is working properly by slowly raising the hook block with no load attached to the hook.
These pre-operation inspections should only be used as a way to stay on top of typical wear and tear that may lead to required maintenance.
Source: MaintainX (Community Member)