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TIPS FOR SAFE CRANE OPERATION WITH THE HIGHEST PRECISION STANDARDS
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Crane operation, to be safe and efficient, requires skill, the exercise of extreme care and good judgment, alertness and concentration, and a rigid adherence to proven safety rules and practices as outlined in applicable and current ANSI and OSHA safety standards. Every crane operator, including those involved in slinging loads and directing lifting operations, must be trained and competent in every facet of crane operations. There are four key points that employees must be aware of in safe crane operation: How to plan and manage lifting operations The development of safe procedures for working with cranes How to supervise lifting...