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Common Problems Found During a Rigging Inspection

No matter what the production process is, or what type of rigging practices are being used, these are the most common problems our inspectors find during the course of a rigging inspection.

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In this video, we cover: 
► Missing/illegible sling tags (1:02)
► Damage to synthetic slings (1:41)
► Stretched or bent alloy chain links (2:09)

We also cover:
► Damage to wire rope slings (3:33)
► Broken/damaged rigging hardware (5:41)
► Homemade/unmarked Below-the-Hook lifting devices (7:23)

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Disclaimer: Any advice, graphics, images, and/or information contained herein are presented for general educational and information purposes and to increase overall safety awareness. It is not intended to be legal, medical, or other expert advice or services, and should not be used in place of consultation with appropriate industry professionals. The information herein should not be considered exhaustive and the user should seek the advice of appropriate professionals.