CheckApp for Daily Inspections

 

Digitalize your daily inspections

Konecranes CheckApp for Daily Inspections is an easy-to-use app for crane users to quickly and easily record their findings when performing pre-shift and/or pre-lift inspections.

 

 

You can manage your team's usage of CheckApp on the yourKONECRANES customer portal. Inspection results can be viewed on the portal providing you with an audit trail of daily inspections. The information can also help you recognize potential asset-specific safety or production risk issues and identify workplace improvement opportunities and operator training needs.

Inspections key safety practice

The most important reason to perform daily inspections is safety. Even with regular inspections and maintenance, issues can arise for a variety of reasons including continuous or heavy use, operator behavior, overloads and more. A daily inspection helps you spot obvious damage, excessive wear or other deficiencies and lets you know that the crane is working correctly before a load is lifted.

Benefits of CheckApp

  • Satisfies regulatory requirements helping you stay compliant
  • Allows for easy and reliable auditing of performed daily inspections
  • Easy-to-use mobile app can help motivate users to perform daily inspections on a regular basis
  • Assists with timely recognition of potential asset-specific safety or production risk issues
  • Assists in identifying workplace improvement opportunities
  • Assists in identifying needs for operator training as well as deviations in following local safety and other site rules
  • Easy to administer
  • Allows addition of customized site-specific checkpoints
  • More cost-effective than using paper forms to perform daily inspections

Data security

Konecranes digital services have been awarded ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification for information security management. The ISO/IEC 27001 certificate demonstrates a commitment to proactively manage the information security of Konecranes digital services and ensure compliance with legal and customer requirements. The certification applies to the development and delivery of the yourKONECRANES.com customer portal, CheckApp for Daily Inspections and the Slings and Accessories Inspection app and the TRUCONNECT suite of remote service products.

Daily inspections required in many countries

Caterpillar quoteThe daily inspection is a user’s (or crane operator’s) own assessment of the condition of an asset and environment for safe use. It is not an expert’s examination of the condition of an asset or component. Daily inspections are a statutory requirement in several countries and good practice to follow for the safe use of lifting equipment. Konecranes CheckApp for Daily Inspections follows the guidance set in the ISO 9927 standard and in applicable statutory regulations.

 

Quick and easy access to inspection records

CheckApp for Daily Inspections is a digitalized and cost-effective way for recording and retrieving daily inspection data that can be used for internal auditing and compliance. Daily inspection records on the yourKONECRANES customer portal, when combined with maintenance history and condition data collected from selected components with TRUCONNECT Remote Monitoring, provides a comprehensive view of the condition of an asset in one easily accessible place. This data assists in planning maintenance actions and provides an audit trail of performed Daily Inspections.

 

Getting started

CheckApp user guide thumbnailCheckApp is a subscription service that requires a service agreement with Konecranes. You can add CheckApp to any number of assets and you get an unlimited number of inspection app users. CheckApp can be downloaded for free on the Apple AppStore and from Google Play for Android devices—on a mobile or tablet. Your personnel can use their own or shared company-provided devices to perform the daily inspections.

For more information on how to take CheckApp into use download our CheckApp user guide.

FAQs

Where are daily inspections required?

In the US a pre-shift (functional) inspection is required at the beginning of each operator's shift per OSHA 1910.179, ASME/ANSI B30.2, and CMAA SPEC. 78. 

Daily inspections are also a requirement in 18 other countries. Check out the full list of countries.

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