§ 92 Lifting Operations
Lifting operations shall be cleared, managed and conducted in a prudent manner, e.g. it shall be ensured that personnel do not come under suspended loads, cf. Section 30. Cf. also Chapter VII.
Everyone participating in lifting operations, shall have a radio for communication, and the radio shall be used unless everyone involved can communicate clearly with each other through direct speech. The responsible party shall ensure that all communication takes place in a clear and concise manner and without disturbances.
The responsible party shall also ensure that the facility's management individually approves lifting operations involving personnel transport if offshore cranes are used for such lifting operations.
Section last changed: 01 January 2018
In order to fulfil the requirement relating to lifting operations as mentioned in the first subsection, the NORSOK R-003 standard should be used. Cf. also Section 69 of the Facilities Regulations and Section 25 of these regulations.
For information, see also Section 18 of the Facilities Regulations.