Tag Archives: Training

OSHA Final Rule Employer’s Guide

For everyone calling me and emailing me; here is the answers you have been needing to know about the employer’s responsibilities. If you will have us come out and get your employees trained to get them qualified first and then … Continue reading

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Crane Operators and OSHA

November 8, 2018 — OSHA last night issued the long awaited and much anticipated Final Rule that establishes permanent federal requirements for the qualification of crane operators. Effective December 9, 2018 operators of most cranes used in construction activity will have to be … Continue reading

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Articulating Boom Loader Crane

Do you know about the articulating boom crane? Is it a crane? Is it a forklift? Here is what OSHA states pertaining to Articulating Boom Loader Cranes. 29 CFR 1926.1400 Sub-part CC Scope exclusions (c)(17) Material Delivery (i) Articulating/knuckle-boom truck cranes … Continue reading

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Welcome to Virginia

As we move from North Carolina to Virginia to continue with the Service Truck Operator Training for James River Equipment, we have once again found some very dedicated operators. Our first week in Virginia was in a town called Manassas. … Continue reading

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Service Truck Operators are Funny!

Week 3 of the Service Truck Mobile Crane Operator training was a little different. We had some real comedians in this class as they had me laughing quite often. Not every class is so funny as the students are trying … Continue reading

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Construction company goes Rigging

What does a construction company and rigging have in common? Answer lots of things. MB Haynes a reputable company that provides many different services all came together in the mountains of Asheville, North Carolina to practice their rigging skills. MB … Continue reading

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Rigging Level 1

What an honor it was to witness a great group of construction workers honing their rigging skills. North Carolina has a great construction company called Vannoy working on the roads and highways. They all showed patience, skill and mentoring during … Continue reading

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