Cause & Consequence
- Moving, flying or falling object
Any Location Type
Lifting, crane, rigging, deck operations
Incident Info Source
Gary Begg &
Specific Incident Equipment
Platform East Crane
- Purpose of the wooden block is to act as soft sacrificial protection for the hoist rope while protecting the boom from the rope.
- Specialist crane contractor has advised that as it is sacrificial, the metal cover plates should not be there.