Sling Failure Results In Tragedy

Discussion in 'Safety - General Safety Issues' started by Wireless Estimator, Feb 1, 2008.

  1. Wireless Estimator

    Wireless Estimator Administrator Staff Member

    An undersized choker used to attach a jump block to the tower was not sized properly and was wrapped over an angle. When the hoist operator started jumping the pole, the choker snapped and the pole fell to the ground, instantly killing an erector who was tied off to the gin pole.

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