IMPORTANCE OF SLINGING AND RIGGING
Workers who are industrially involved with hoisting and rigging activities should be undergoing proper training as it can be extremely dangerous if not handle properly. Having a competent and qualified rigger ensures the safety and capable to accomplish the job efficiently.
Having knowledge such as weigh of load and rigging slings hardware, the capacity, the maximum load of hoisting rope, and various equipments. Having awareness of other elements that could affect the hoist, capacity, rigging, lifting and landing loads are part of the safety practices.
All these practices – slinging and rigging safety, rigging methods for slinging are part of the basic training knowledge.