LOADING AND UNLOADING ABLE PAYLOADS (CONT)
(28) Aline and install two curb guides (16) into second hole inboard from platform edge at beavertail, just in front of
each loading ramp. Make sure pin side of each curb guide faces outward from center of platform.
Two spotters are required for loading and unloading operations. The payload
operator must know the position of spotters at all times or injury to personnel may
(29) Position spotters as follows:
Do not position a spotter on gooseneck if payload is to be backed onto semitrailer
platform or injury to personnel may result.
(a) Position one spotter on gooseneck to ensure constant visual contact with payload operator. If backing
payload onto semitrailer platform, position spotter behind payload facing forward. Spotter must be in
constant view with payload operator.
(b) Position one spotter on curbside of payload to maintain visual contact with spotter located either on
gooseneck or at back of payload facing payload operator.
Ensure all chains and load binder handles are inboard of the curb guides and are
clear of the payload tracks or damage to equipment may occur.
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