RIGGERS Preface by W.G. (Bill) Newberry
author of Handbook for Riggers through many years of experience in the
construction industry, both in Canada and the United States, has compiled basic
information essential to the rigger.
This data is made available in
handy reference form. The handbook has been made small enough for the rigger to
carry around in his pocket, for consultation, whenever he is in need of
The information and
suggestions summarized in this publication was compiled from sources believed to
be reliable. It should not be assumed that this material covers all the rules
and regulations which should be observed; rather, the thoughts expressed herein
are merely guides to safety, and we cannot guarantee correctness or completeness
and accept no responsibility in connection therewith.