Category Archives: Safety

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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NCCCO Restructure Policy

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) is announcing the following: 1-Written Exam Retake Policy. NCCCO will be implementing an Exam Retake Policy effective October 1, 2019. This policy will require any candidate failing an NCCCO written exam … Continue reading

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Fixed Cab Boom Truck Training

When you call on a company to help you with your roof, do you know if they are qualified or certified to operate that Boom Truck Fixed Cab? If that is part of your criteria for hiring the right Roofing … Continue reading

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Rough Terrain Mobile Crane Training in Savannah, GA

What could be better than spending some time in Savannah, GA? Answer: Spending time with some really sharp guys in the Paper Mill of Savannah, GA!!! We had a blast learning about Mobile Cranes through 3 days of training. Each … Continue reading

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Rigging in the Dirt and Rocks

RIGGING LEVEL 1 Had the opportunity to work with an unique group of individuals that provide us with Aggregate and Agricultural Products. They are Wakestone and the location in Knightdale, North Carolina showed their rigging, sling inspection and hardware use … Continue reading

Posted in ANSI, ASME, Below the Hook, Chain Sling, Inspection, Lever Hoist, Metal/NonMetal, Miner, Mining, MSHA, OSHA, Raleigh, NC, Rigging, Rigging Level 1, Safety, Shackle, Surface Limestone, Training | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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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Needlestick Injuries

Raleigh, NC reported an estimated 781 to 1,484 needlestick-related injuries-a rate of 2.7 per 100 workers-occur annually at solid waste and recycling material recovery facilities. Researchers surveyed the owners of material recovery facilities in North America about needlestick incidents, which … Continue reading

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