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IPAF to Focus on AWPs at its Upcoming US Conference

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IPAF will focus on aerial work platform management responsibilities at its upcoming safety conference in Orlando, Florida.

The event will be held on October 22nd and 23rd at the Bohemian Hotel Celebration, located close to the Lift & Access Showcase & Symposium, the Ritchie Bros. equipment auction and the National Safety Council Congress & Expo taking place that same week.

Brian Wimer from NIOSH will introduce a new joint venture project with IPAF and Motorola to develop applications with the use of smart phone technology to provide safe use information to users of booms and scissor lifts, while speakers will include :

Mike Disser from NES Rentals, Ebbe Christensen, chief executive of ReachMaster, attorneys Lindsey Gatling and Jim White, while Kevin O’Shea of Mastclimbers will conduct a breakout session on mast climbing work platforms. Links to the event can be found in our online events guide.

 
Source: http://www.vertikal.net/en/news/story/15877/

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