Spreader Bar Certification

Types of Spreader bars:

Spreader Bar
Lifting Beam  
H Beam
C Hook
Coil Lifter
 
Legislation: Alberta Occupational Health and Safety Code 2009 section 21 Rigging
Standard: ASME B30.20-2013
Recommended Employer Requirements: Every Lift, Frequent and Periodic Inspections
 
Frequent Inspection: Monthly Inspection to criteria outlined in ASME B30.20 requirements (Proofloading can provide training for this if required)
Periodic Inspection: (often referred to as Recertification) Minimum Annual Inspection by competent person that is recorded and meets ASME B30.20 requirements.  
 
Periodic Inspection (Annual Re-Certification) including, Visual Inspection, verification of supporting documents.
 

Initial Use Certification of Lifting Devices before going into service