Crane Safety

Constant design improvements in tower cranes is making work sites safer, along with strict compliance with local safety regulations.
Tower crane leader Potain innovates continuously to raise safety levels, according to David Semple, senior vice-president at Manitowoc, Potain’s owners. It does this by working with other industry players to
develop world-class standards. The safety features on its cranes are guided by these standards, ensuring safer working conditions.
As important is the ability to safely deploy and operate the tower crane on site, in line with the applicable safety regulations, says Crane & Hoist Equipment SA managing director Brenden Crous. As the local
Potain distributor, he says there is no room for compromise when it comes to safety.
“This means always meeting OEM specifications in whatever work we do with Potain tower cranes. As a highly experienced team, we are also registered with the Department of Labour as a lifting machine entity, he
Crane & Hoist Equipment SA (Pty) Ltd