Avoid Overhead Crushing – Safe use of MEWPs
There are a number of devices that can be used and actions that can be taken to avoid overhead crushing. The information below gives an overview in the Tiers of Secondary Guarding and how effective different devices are in avoiding overhead crushing.
Overhead Crushing Safety Video
Best Practice Guidance for MEWPs - Avoiding Trapping / Crushing Injuries to People in the Platform – Part 1 - View PDF
Best Practice Guidance for MEWPs - Avoiding Trapping / Crushing Injuries to People in the Platform – Part 2 - View PDF
We have a choice of MEWPs for indoor and outdoor use with platform heights ranging from 3m to 75m including scissor lifts, boom lifts, spider lifts, van and truck-mounted platforms. Our expert team are on hand to advise you on all aspects of your MEWP hire.