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Concrete pumper trucks: Incident results in one death, one serious injury

This bulletin describes an incident involving the failure of an outrigger assembly on a concrete pumper truck. To ensure the structural integrity of concrete pumper trucks, it’s important that equipment inspections follow legislative requirements. Employers or truck owners should review this bulletin for more information on types of inspections and frequency, as set out in CSA Standard Z151-09, Concrete Pumps and Placing Booms.

Publication Date: Oct 2016 File type: PDF (82 KB) Asset type: Safety Bulletin Reference: WS 2016-02