AerialPros Equipment

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Interpreting a Telehandler’s Load Charts

When the job calls for lifting, moving and placing materials on jobsites, telehandlers are a great go-to equipment choice, because these machines can complete all those tasks with just one unit — as opposed to needing a combination of machines, such as a skid steer loader and small crane to complete a job.

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Genie Safety Minute: Exiting an Elevated Platform

Genie Safety Minute is intended to facilitate health and safety discussions on the job site.

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Genie Safety Minute: Material Lift Load Center

Genie Safety Minute is intended to facilitate health and safety discussions on the job site.

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Genie Safety Minute: Safety On Slopes

Genie Safety Minute: Safety On Slopes

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Genie Safety Minute: Pre-Operation Inspection

Genie Safety Minute: Pre-Operation Inspection

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Why There Are Wind Speed Ratings on Mobile Elevating Work Platforms

There are specific hazards associated with operating Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs).

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Genie Safety Minute: Overhead Contact with Powerlines

Genie Safety Minute: Overhead Contact with Powerlines

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Preparing for Platform Load Sense

Changes to ANSI A92 and CSA B354 standards are coming; we expect to the standards to go into effect in 2018.

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Genie Safety Minute: Modifying Your Equipment

Genie Safety Minute is intended to facilitate health and safety discussions on the job site.

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Benefits of Having a Rear Proximity Alarm on your Telehandler

Beep… beep… It’s a familiar sound on any construction site meant to warn others that a piece of construction equipment is backing up.

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Big Changes, Little Changes Are Coming

In addition to the terminology and language changes in the new ANSI A92 and CSA B354 standards, which are projected to go into effect later in 2018, the standards also include several big changes to the equipment itself.

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Genie Safety Minute: Driving with a Load on a Telehandler Fork

Genie Safety Minute is intended to facilitate health and safety discussions on the job site.

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OSHA Set to Increase Fines, Inspections – How Does It Affect Your Rental Business?

For the first time in 25 years, fines levied by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) will increase, under a provision in the new budget deal President Obama signed into law on November 2, 2015.

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Genie Safety Minute: Collision Avoidance

Genie Safety Minute is intended to facilitate health and safety discussions on the job site.

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Cribbing Instructions for Boom Lifts

One of the most important rules when operating an aerial work platform is that it must only be elevated on a firm and level surface capable of supporting the weight of the machine.

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What's that Decal Say?

Equipment decals: The cool, informative and potentially life-saving ink found on all aerial work platforms.

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Eight Stages of Risk Assessment

With so much changing in the updated ANSI/CSA standards, it is important to call attention to one key item that every user (identified in the standards as employers) needs to be aware of.

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Genie Safety Minute: Carrying Materials in a Platform

Genie Safety Minute is intended to facilitate health and safety discussions on the job site.

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Changes to the ANSI and CSA Standards You Need to Know About

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).

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National Safety Stand-Down 2017: The Importance of Performing Inspections and Functions Tests Before you Begin Your Workday

Performing inspections and function tests is a crucial part of safe work practices when operating any aerial work platform equipment.

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Genie Safety Minute: Transporting A Machine

Genie Safety Minute is intended to facilitate health and safety discussions on the job site.

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