Model Code of Practice: Tower cranes

This model Code of Practice provides guidance for persons conducting a business or undertaking (PCBUs) and other duty holders on managing the risks associated with tower cranes. It applies to all workplaces where tower cranes are used, stored or erected.


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Supporting Information

In this model Code, the word:  

  • ‘should’ indicates a recommended course of action, and  
  • ‘may’ means an optional course of action. 

The words ‘must’, ‘requires’ or ‘mandatory’ mean that the courses of action are compulsory. 

Check with your WHS regulator to find out if this Code of Practice has been implemented in your jurisdiction. 

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Model Work Health and Safety Laws