Category Archives: Safety

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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Carry Deck Fixed Cab Crane Operators

Just finished up with some really funny, caring, crazy guys at a company that really cares about SAFETY!!! Working hard in the classroom to pass their written testing and then showing the competition level of practical examinations, it came down … Continue reading

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OSHA Penalties Increase for 2019

Do you know what your penalty will be when your cited by OSHA compliance officer visit to your facility? The annual increase started by President Obama and currently continued by President Trump has increased the OSHA penalties. Other than Serious … Continue reading

Posted in Advanced Rigging, Aerial Lift, ANSI, ASME, Below the Hook, Bucket Truck, Bureau of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Business, Chain Sling, Citations and Orders, Confined Space Standard, Construction, Crane Accident, Crane Inspection, Crane Training, Customer, Days away from work, Death, Driving, Electric Shock, Employees, Employers, Entertainment Hoist Inspection, Fall Protection, Fatality, Fines, Gantry Crane, General Electrical Requirements, Hand Chain Hoist, Hard Hat, Hazard Communication, Highway Bill, Inspection, Ladders, Lever Hoist, Load Testing, Lockout/Tagout, Machine Guarding, Metal/NonMetal, Miner, Mining, Mobile Crane, MSHA, NCCCO, Near Miss, Older Workers, OSHA, Overhead Crane, Overhead Crane Inspection, Power Industrial Trucks, Qualify, Respiratory Protection, Rigging, Roofing, Safety, Safety Questions, Scaffolding, Serious Injury, Sling, Surface Gravel Mine, Surface Limestone, Training, Tree Service Accident, Underground Zinc Mine, Violations, Work-related Deaths | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

OSHA Delays Crane Operator Evaluation Documentation

Your time is running out. Get your evaluation program together by the employer or you could be cited. Let us help you if your not already onboard with the standard for Mobile Crane Operators in the Construction Industry.   OSHA … Continue reading

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Top Ten Violations in 2018

TOP TEN Violations in 2018 1 – Fall Protection 2 – Hazard Communication 3 – Scaffolding 4 – Respiratory Protection 5 – Lockout/Tagout 6 – Ladders 7 -Powered Industrial Trucks 8 – Fall Protection – Training Requirements 9 – Machine … Continue reading

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Articulating Crane Questions Answered

I have received many questions concerning the Articulating Boom Crane and when it applies to General Industry and when it applies to Construction Industry. Here are some things to help you decide. Do your employees need to be qualified or … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!!!

Wishing everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!!! Thanks to all our customers for making this another safe and productive year and contributing to the safety of each of your facilities. Looking forward to helping you again … Continue reading

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