When investigating a new product, what is the first thing that you notice?
Your boss has just tasked you with making a new quarterly newsletter for your rental company… Where do you start?
Genie Safety Minute is intended to facilitate health and safety discussions on the job site.
Increased market competition and competitive rental rates are significant challenges for rental companies.
The current ANSI and CSA standards for safe use and training have not been updated for many years (the current ANSI boom, scissor lift and manually propelled standards were last updated in 2006, and CSA standards go back even further).
Mobile elevating work platforms, or MEWPs, come in a variety of sizes and options.
Check out this Genie A92 Minute about monitoring the weight inside a mobile elevating work platform (MEWP) in accordance with the updated ANSI A92 and CSA B354 Standards:
Learn more about Genie® Lift Connect™ Telematics transparency in this Aerial Pros Minute.
“Uptime” is a frequently used industry buzzword that simply refers to the time equipment is on the job and in use.
At Genie, we receive calls on a regular basis from jobsite supervisors and contractors regarding operators wanting to use homemade attachments on mobile elevated work platforms (MEWPs) and/or using MEWPs to lift materials in a manner that is not consistent with the designed purpose of these type of machines.
One of the biggest challenges facing our industry today is how to increase awareness about why safety training is so important.
Take a fresh look at your rental business’s website. Is it doing everything it can for you in the year ahead?
Reminding your customers about the importance of checking fluid levels and greasing the machine daily should be something your employees do whenever a telehandler goes out on rent.
Worldwide, and in Europe in particular, regulations regarding CO2 emissions and noise are becoming much stricter.
Contractor supply and rental house, Stan Houston Equipment Company, Inc. of Sioux Falls, S.D., has thrived in a small market area many large rental companies would not consider.
Check out this Genie A92 Minute on conducting Maintenance and Repair Training in accordance with the updated ANSI A92 and CSA B354 Standards.
Learn more about Genie® Lift Connect™ actionability in this Aerial Pros Minute.
Telescopic and articulating boom lifts rotate, elevate and extend multiple boom sections to help operators access difficult to reach worksites.
Quality and safety are built into all Genie® mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs). We use safety and product notices to communicate vital information that may impact the well-being of the operator or the long-term performance of the machines we make.
An important aspect of the new ANSI A92.22-2018 and CSA B354.7:17 standards is the requirement that the user (which is most commonly the employer) develop a safe use plan specific to Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs).