MEWP Safety Alerts

Guidance for the Construction and related industries on when and how to issue alerts to others about concerns relating to the  design, manufacture, maintenance and use of mobile elevated work platforms (MEWPs) has been issued by the Strategic Forum Plant Safety Group

The protocol aims to guide the author in deciding if a formal safety alert is necessary. It provides a standard format for the layout and content of alerts and offers advise for those who receive them. According to the Plant Safety Group the protocol aims to avoid the risk of incorrect, misleading or poorly written safety alerts causing unnecessary confusion among MEWP users, manufacturers & hire companies

More information on the guide