Safe baggage handling

Porters and baggage handlers (longshoremen) working in cruise ship terminals experience a high rate of occupational injuries. These workers lift and carry heavy objects, such as baggage and supplies, and often work in environments that force them to bend, kneel, crouch, or crawl in awkward positions. This fact sheet highlights safety measures workers and should take to prevent strains, sprains, and back injuries.

OSHA3924 Longshore workers

OSHA provides a fact sheet and CCTI, Inc. offers a variety of training to assist your cruise ship personnel and proper lifting, slips trips and falls, and overall safety.Doc1

About CrewsCrane

President/CEO of CCTI, Inc. providing Crane, Hoist, and material handling training. Inspections, service and parts for Mobile and overhead crane. General and Construction Industry for 10 & 30 hr OSHA courses, aerial/scissor lifts, and forklift. Inventory of Hoists, Slings and Below the Hook Devices.
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