Category Archives: Employers

Top 10 most frequently cited workplace safety standards for FY 2021

1. Fall Protection – General Requirements (1926.501): 5,295 violations 2. Respiratory Protection (1910.134): 2,527 3. Ladders (1926.1053): 2,026 4. Scaffolding (1926.451): 1,948 5. Hazard Communication (1910.1200): 1,947 6. Lockout/Tagout (1910.147): 1,698 7. Fall Protection – Training Requirements (1926.503): 1,666 8. … Continue reading

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Blades for the Energy Conservation

Completed an awesome training experience recently in Matamoros, officially known as Heroica Matamoros Mexico. Crews Crane Training International, Inc. provided overhead crane and rigging training to many of the employees who help build the large 81 meter wind blades. TPI Composites … Continue reading

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NC Aggregates

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Rigger, Rigging, Rigging Tree

When you spend time with 100 company employees, you are bound to get some different opinions on how to rig something. Some might use the single sling technique. Some might use the double sling technique. Some used a technique I … Continue reading

Posted in Advanced Rigging, Below the Hook, Chain Sling, Crane Training, Employees, Employers, Hand Chain Hoist, Lever Hoist, Mobile Crane, OSHA, Overhead Crane, Qualify, Rigging, Rigging Level 1, Safety, Shackle, Sling, Training | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

You get what you pay for!!!

Get what you pay for??? Continue reading

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Training during these COVID times

What happened this year to students, teachers and parents and companies? Was your doors closed for business for a period of time? Did your training schedule have to be cancelled? Did you have to move around some schedules to prevent … Continue reading

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Qualified or Certified? This is the question?

Whow, again today I spent so much time talking about qualification and certification. As part of my introduction to OSHA for all students no matter what course you are taking through CCTI, Inc., I speak about definitions, who is OSHA, … Continue reading

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Top 10 OSHA Most Frequent Violations

The Most Frequently Cited Standards 2019: Fall Protection – General Requirements (501): 6,010 violations Hazard Communication (1200): 3,671 Scaffolding (451): 2,813 Lockout/Tagout (147): 2,606 Respiratory Protection (134): 2,450 Ladders (1053): 2,345 Powered Industrial Trucks (178): 2,093 Fall Protection – Training … Continue reading

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Mobile Crane Evaluation

Do not delay your operator evaluation. April 15th is just around the corner. If you need a competent, qualified, experienced 3rd party agent to perform your evaluation, contact us at CCTI, Inc. All our previous customers are already compliant because … Continue reading

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Evaluation by Employer

February 7, 2019 MEMORANDUM FOR: REGIONAL ADMINISTRATORS AND STATE PLAN DESIGNEES THROUGH: KURT A. PETERMEYER Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary FROM: SCOTT C. KETCHAM, Acting Director Directorate of Construction (DOC) SUBJECT:Temporary Enforcement Policy for Crane Operator Evaluation Requirements The Cranes and Derricks in Construction: Operator Qualifications final … Continue reading

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