Category Archives: Safety

CIC is not Accredited says OSHA

This is the reason I support NCCCO. We at Crews Crane Training International, Inc. are certified mobile crane operators and provide the training to get employees certified through NCCCO. Read below what has been said by OSHA. CIC is not … Continue reading

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Carry Deck Mobile Crane Training

Congratulations to all the employees who attended the Carry Deck Mobile Crane Training. Many of the students comments as they completed the training were “they did not realized how much you had to know to be a crane operator.” Mobile … Continue reading

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Wire rope sling not too good

How much can a sling take before it yields, breaks and eventually drops the load? No one really knows until it happens. Inspect your slings, use them correctly and most of all do not overload them to failure. Picture of … 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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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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