Does your jobsite have a safety culture or paperwork culture?

In the 10-year period from 2003 to 2013, there were more construction workers killed on the job in the United States than American soldiers killed in Iraq: 10,957 construction workers died vs. 4,512 fatalities in Iraq.

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Able Equipment acquires Mobile Lifts

US based Able Equipment Rental has acquired the aerial work platform assets and service operations of Mobile Lifts, including its aerial lift facility in Norristown, Pennsylvania

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National Crane for Champion

US rental company Champion Crane has taken delivery of a 50 tonne National Crane NBT55 boom truck/truck crane.

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Harnesses save two workers after crane accident in Louisiana

As the crane took the full load though, one of the web slings broke causing the sign to drop, it struck the aerial lift causing it to spin, catapulting the two men out of the platform.

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Genie announces high flotation 80ft booms

Genie has launched new HF – ‘High Float’ versions of its 80ft S-80 and 85ft S-85 straight telescopic boom lifts, for working on soft or sensitive ground conditions, such as sand and turf.

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Tower crane brought down in explosion

A subsequent investigation has revealed that the cause was due to a design error, thus the removal, in preparation to start again.

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