Safety and Training


As a company we belong to “site safe”, with all crane and hiab operators being NZQA qualified or training to become qualified in their respective fields.

Standards and Safety Requirements

  • NZQA standards
  • It is company policy that all staff are to wear PPE gear while on site.
  • All machinery and equipment goes through stringent certification checks.
  • Click here to download our Crane Hand Signals

Training and Experience

  • All our operators are trained by qualified and ticketed operators, then are assessed and ticketed by a instructor.
  • Extensive operational experience is required before a NZQA ticket will be awarded. Safety certificates include Site safe and First aid.
  • McIntosh Cranes is committed to the health and safety of our employees, our customers, subcontractors, visitors, and the public.
  • McIntosh Cranes comply with New Zealand Government and Worksafe legislative requirements.

Health and Safety Objectives

  • Establish safe operating conditions.
  • Provide a working environment with safe, healthy, friendly and efficient culture.
  • Constant awareness of all environmental issues.
  • Achieve no lost time injuries.