Hello. Sign In
Standards Store

CSA B311

2nd Edition, May 1, 2002

Complete Document

Safety Code for Manlifts

Includes all amendments and changes through Reaffirmation Notice , 2012

View Abstract
Product Details
Document History

Detail Summary

Active, Most Current

Additional Comments:
Price (USD)
Single User
In Stock
Add to Cart

People Also Bought These:

CSA C22.1
CSA W117.2
CSA Z94.2
ISO 19011

Product Details:

  • Revision: 2nd Edition, May 1, 2002
  • Published Date: January 2012
  • Status: Active, Most Current
  • Document Language: English
  • Published By: CSA Group (CSA)
  • Page Count: 114
  • ANSI Approved: No
  • DoD Adopted: No

Description / Abstract:

This Standard specifies minimum requirements for the design, construction, installation, operation, inspection, testing, alteration, and maintenance of permanently installed manlifts for the vertical transportation of authorized personnel and, where authorized, their tools and equipment. Such manlifts are typically installed in structures such as grain elevators, radio antennas, bridge towers, underground facilities, dams, power plants, pulp mills, and similar structures.

This Standard does not apply to

(a) mine hoists;

(b) hoists for raising and lowering personnel or materials or both (such hoists are covered by CSA Standards CAN/CSA-Z185 and CAN/CSA-Z256);

(c) devices covered by CSA Standard B44;

(d) devices covered by CSA Standard CAN/CSA-Z271 and the CSA B354 series of Standards; and

(e) elevating work platforms covered by the CSA B354 series of Standards.