According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), from 2011 to 2015, the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI) reported 220 total crane-related deaths, an average of 44 per year over this 5-year period with 42% of the fatal work injuries taking place in the private construction industry. The data also shows that specialty contractors and heavy and civil engineering construction accounted for the most fatalities involving cranes in private construction. AGC of America is pleased to offer this one-day training program based on OSHA standards and best practices to answer the need for quality training within the industry.
Who Should Attend?
Both Union and Non-union Contractors
What will I learn?
Types of cranes
Crane hazards associated with assembly and disassembly
Rigging and wire rope
Employee qualification and training
Maintenance, repair, and inspection requirements
This course will be approved for 0.8 IACET CEUs, for those attendees who are interested in continuing education credits.