Aerial Work Platforms, Keeping Employees Safe and in Compliance [365]
Date: Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Time: 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM

   David Hoover, President, Forklift Training Systems

Track: Industrial Safety
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Basic
Target Audience: Ohio Safety Congress & Expo


Commonly called scissor and boom lifts, employers use aerial work platforms (AWPs) extensively in construction and general industry. Few companies offer their employees formal training on how to use AWPs properly. Because of this lack of training, highly experienced people using the equipment improperly often suffer accidents. Learn about the big four killers on AWPs and what training is required.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Explain the Occupational Safety and Health Administration rules and other standards apply to AWPs;
  2. List the big four killers with AWP use; and
  3. Describe how to get into compliance and keep your workers safe.
CEU Type: IACET, HRCI, EPA, Sanitarian, BWC Discount Programs
CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  HRCI: 1
  EPA: 1
  Sanitarian: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

File & Handouts:
365 Handout

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