Travelers Provides Courses on OSHA's New Regulation

Travelers, Hartford, Conn., has updated its training courses to help customers gain certification regarding the new Cranes and Derricks regulation recently enacted by OSHA.

Travelers provides crane safety training and test preparation programs to its customers at no cost, including classroom and computer-based courses such as Professional Crane Operations – Mobile Cranes & Tower Cranes; Mobile Crane Management; Crane Signals; and Rigging Operations.

“Over the last 10 years, Travelers has trained more than 4,000 crane operators and management personnel across the country through our crane and rigging programs,” said John Komidar, vice president, Travelers Construction Risk Control.  “Participants in our courses report a 90-percent pass rate for national certification examinations. With 16 trained instructors located across the country, we are well positioned to immediately begin helping our customers meet the new [regulation] that requires all operators of construction cranes and derricks to be certified."