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Design and Fabrication of Lifting Accessories (PDF)



This publication provides guidance in the application of the Directive 2006/42/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on Machinery, which amends Directive 95/16/EC, and its UK implementation via The Supply of Machinery (Safety) Regulations 2008, SI 2008/1597.

The purpose of this Guide is to serve as a reference as guidance for lifting accessories to assist steelwork contractors in the design and fabrication of lifting accessories. Practical recommendations are based on state-of-the-art guidance from the relevant British Standards, and recognised engineering principles and good practice in construction.

If you are a BCSA member you can download a free copy of this publication in the members area of the website.

SBN 10: 1-85073-074-1
ISBN 13: 978-1-85073-074-3

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