Aerial Work Platforms - Working Safe and in Compliance [3616]
Date: Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Time: 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center
Room: Union Station Ballroom C

   Robert McIntosh, Senior Safety Trainer, Forklift Training Systems

Track: Industrial Safety
Secondary Track: Construction
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Basic

Everyone knows forklift operators must be trained. However, do you know that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requires employers to train their aerial work platform operators? Commonly called boom and scissor lifts, learn what OSHA standards cover them, what training is required and what fall protection/fall restraint rules apply. Learn about the big four killers so you can evaluate your site for them.

Learning Objectives:
Discuss what OSHA standards apply to aerial work platforms
Summarize why OSHA requires training on them
Identify the four most common hazards
Explain how to bring compliance and greater safety to your company

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  HRCI: 1
  EPA: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

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Aerial Work Platforms - Working Safe and in Compliance

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