Tag: cranes and derricks

Digger Derrick Operator Certification Launched by NCCCO

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO), Fairfax, Va., announced today the availability of a new CCO certification program for digger derrick operators. Digger derricks are multi-purpose machines primarily designed to dig Read More

New Crane & Derrick Guide Created to Help Protect Spanish-Speaking Workers

 A new training guide written in Spanish is designed to help trainers teach Spanish-speaking workers about OSHA’s new Cranes & Derricks in Construction regulation “For the most effective results, construction workers need to be trained in their Read More

Ownership: A Morality Play

Tracy Bennet- Editor Crane Hotline Small employers and owner/operators of cranes are at a distinct disadvantage when it comes to complying with OSHA’s new Cranes and Derricks in Construction rule. To a degree, it’s simply Read More

SC&RA Seeks Clarification from OSHA

The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association has requested clarification from OSHA Construction Director Jim Maddux concerning two sections of the Cranes and Derricks in Construction Standard, 1926.1400, promulgated in July 2010.  On June 2, the association Read More

June 20th, 2011 | Tags: , , , , , ,