Genie Safety Minute is intended to facilitate health and safety discussions on the job site.
“Uptime” is a frequently used industry buzzword that simply refers to the time equipment is on the job and in use.
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.
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.
On Genie® mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) equipped with Deutz engines, it is important to know and understand the machine’s display information in order to control maintenance repair time because controlling maintenance repair time is critical to lowering fleet costs.
Controlling the cost of a MEWP rental fleet is important to be a profitable rental company, but where to begin?
Increased market competition and competitive rental rates are significant challenges for rental companies.
Good operating condition and extended life expectancy of mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) are largely influenced by regular care and maintenance.
Welcome to Ask Me Anything with Scott Owyen on the new ANSI and CSA Standards!
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) was created in 1970 to assure safe and healthful working conditions for working men and women by setting and enforcing standards and by providing training, outreach, education and assistance.
As a rental store owner, you are a savvy business person. You don’t want to just know how to make money on the equipment you have while you own it; you want to know how to make money on the equipment when you sell it too.
Rental applications often include demanding tasks that increase the risk of damage for mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) on jobsites.
To aid customers recovering from the damage done during the flooding...
In the mobile elevating work platform (MEWPs) industry the terms “certified” and “qualified” are often used interchangeably in connection with employees who maintain this type of equipment.
Aftermarket parts may seem like a small part of your rental business, but they can have a big impact on your bottom line.
There are many mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) operating in Northern climates with extreme temperatures in North America and Europe.
Water damage due to submersion or other extreme water exposure can be harmful to a mobile elevated work platform (MEWP).
Having worked in the Genie® field and phone support for over 20 years, I’ve noticed a couple of things about machine reliability.
How often do you screen your emails?
Your aerial equipment fleet is a huge investment for your rental company, so it’s important that your service technicians are properly trained to perform the necessary maintenance and repair work needed to keep your investment up and running.
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