Cargo Securement [1715]
Date: Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Time: 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center
Room: D180

   Robert Siemens, Senior Trainer, Royal Arc Industrial Services

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


The presenter educates individuals responsible for securing loads on over-the-road transportation vehicles. He reviews the cargo securement standards based on the North American Cargo Securement Standard Model Regulations. The new regulations require motor carriers to change the way they use cargo securement devices to prevent articles from shifting on or within or falling. The presenter also discusses the types of securement devices and common mistakes made when securing loads.

Learning Objectives:
Describe vehicle inspection and securement requirements
Recall minimum performance criteria and cargo securement standards
Identify what securement devices are appropriate
Explain working load limits
Discuss cargo loading logic and safety

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

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