Certified Personnel Baskets

Going Up. Coming Down.
Whether you call them Personnel Baskets, Personnel Hoist, Crane Baskets, OSHA Approved Man Baskets or Safety Baskets, they get your people where they need to go safely.


Dimensions: 48″ x 48″ x 88″
Weight: 580 lbs


Dimensions: 72″ x 48″ x 88″
Weight: 790 lbs


Dimensions: 96″ x 48″ x 88″
Weight: 990 lbs

CRA Standard Certified Personnel Baskets Include:

  • Compliance with U.S OSHA Regulation 29 CFR Part 1926.1431
  • Compliance with CAN/CSA Regulation Z271-98
  • Certification ID plate attached
  • Safety harness anchors
  • Hand/belt rail for fall protection and stability
  • 1250 lbs Capacity
  • Inward swing, self-latching access door with heavy duty hinges
  • 2″ x 2″ square tubing, 14 gauge sheeting sides, 1/2″ – #13 expanded metal roof, 1/8″ diamond plate floor
  • Exterior upper lifting eyes for rigging system
  • Bottom lifting eyes to attach test weight and for clearance to move with fork lift
  • Hi-Vis Yellow Powder Coat

Custom Built Personnel Hoist Baskets

CRA builds three standard certified personnel baskets (shown above) and can build a custom personnel basket to meet your specific needs.

Optional Accessories

5-Legged Crane Rig
5-Legged Crane Rig
125% Test Weight
125% Test Weight
  • Reinforced design to accommodate complete concrete fill. NOTE: Customers are responsible for filling the test weight.
  • Filled weight of 1,563 lbs – OSHA required 125% of basket capacity
  • 3/8″ 80 grade alloy chain
  • Safety shackles to attach to basket’s lower lifting eyes
3/8″ wire rope sling
3/8″ wire rope sling
  • 4 legs on a master link attach to upper lifting eyes
  • 4 safety shackles
  • 5th leg choker through master link and securing to overhaul ball

Whether you’re moving people up or down from ground level, there isn’t a safer way to do it than with an OSHA certified Crane Baskets. Our standard models come ready to meet the demands of almost any job site. If, for some reason they don't, we can always custom build exactly what you need.

The combination of our crane baskets, rigging systems, and test weights give you everything you need to provide a safe, reliable, and legal way to move your people on your site.