To ensure that the risks connected to the use of cranes in American workplaces are assessed, safety procedures are put into place, and the appropriate hazard information is communicated to all concerned workers, standardized requirements are set by OSHA Crawler Locomotive and Truck Cranes 29 CFR 1910.180 safety standards.
This course introduces students to the safe operation of mobile cranes and their various types as well as selection of the right one for relevant job. It also sheds light on significant safety information concerning common crane violations as well as causes of accidents and responsibilities of operator. Furthermore, it entails pre-operation setup and examination and arrangement for a safe lift.
training requirements of 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for general industry.
training requirements of 29 CFR 1926.65(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for construction sector.
HAZWOPER training requirements for EPA and State OSHA guidelines.
The intentional audience for this course is all those people who are working or maintaining
operation on site. These personnel include
a) Treatment, storage and disposal personnel;
b) Hazardous waste cleanup personnel;
c) Emergency responders (HAZMAT personnel).
At the completion of this course, students will be able to:
Work Area Inspection.
Overview of OSHA’s Mobile Crane Regulation
Interpretation Of 29 CFR 1910.180 from Employee’s Perspective
Employee’s Responsibilities in Regards to the Standard
Compliance with the Standard.
Component Parts of Mobile Cranes and Chain / Cable
Review and Discussion of Controls
Safe Operating Procedures
Safe Techniques When Operating.
Safe Work Practices
Daily Report of Inspection
Visual Inspections of Component Parts and Operational Tests for Mobile Cranes
Students are expected to take quiz after every module as a test of their competence. The quiz will
contain short questions from the respective modules.