Construction Mandatory Standard
This mandatory standard must be applied at all construction locations.
- Tipping skips that rely solely on a chain as the method of securing them into position on the forks of telehandlers & forklift trucks are not permitted to be used on Morgan Sindall projects or work places
- Only automatic tipping skips that have a positive connection that secures the tipping skip into position behind the heel of both forks are permitted to be used.
- Auto tipping skips must be subject to regular inspection and maintenance in accordance with the manufacturer’s guidance to ensure that the auto lock mechanism is functioning correctly.
- Operators must ensure locking mechanism has correctly operated prior to moving/lifting.