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WSH Council: SS 616:2016 now an Approved Code of Practice

The Singapore Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Council announced on 23 November 2018¬†that the SS 616:2016 Code of Practice for safe use of mobile elevating work platforms¬†(MEWP) has been added as an Approved Code of Practice (ACOP). The ACOP will … Continue reading

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SS 616 to become an Approved Code of Practice

The Code of Practice (CoP) for the Safe Use of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (SS 616) was launched a year ago this month. At a seminar jointly organised by the Singapore Institution of Safety Officers (SISO) and the International Powered … Continue reading

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The new Singapore Standard for MEWPs: What You Need to Know

Mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) are an efficient mode of access which increases the productivity of all manners of work-at-heights operations. When used correctly, MEWPs provide a safe and secure work platform for operators, and a wide work envelope to … Continue reading

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