Design, Calculations, Safety Requirements and Test Methods for Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs)
|Publication Date:||15 May 2020|
This American National Standard specifies safety requirements and preventive measures, and the means for their verification, for certain types and sizes of mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) Intended to position personnel, along with their necessary tools and materials, at work locations. It contains the structural design calculations and stability criteria, construction, safety examinations and tests that shall be applied before a MEWP is first put into service.
This standard is effective June 1, 2020 as follows:
Design, Manufacture and Remanufacture Requirements
⎯ The design and manufacturing requirements of this Standard shall apply to all MEWPs manufactured/remanuf
⎯ MEWPs manufactured/ remanufactured on or after the effective date shall comply with the requirements of this Standard.