International Powered Access Federation

Webinar on Powered Access Standards Scheduled for Aug. 7

Date: 05-08-2014 / Author: kparrish
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The SAF-T Conference Webinar Series will return in August with its second presentation focused on jobsite and aerial lift safety, standards and regulations. The session, "Proposed Updates to ANSI and CSA Aerial Work Platform Standards," will take place, Thurs., Aug. 7 at 2 pm EST.
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Mike Larson
I’m proud to recently have earned a PAL card, verifying that I’ve been trained to operate scissor and boom lifts safely. I’m not likely to work in an aerial lift often, but I will get the chance to run one in order to evaluate how it operates, position it for an event, or reach a work site while researching an article.

Keep Safe Distances from Power Lines

Date: 22-07-2014 / Author: kparrish
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Preliminary Half-Year Data from the International Powered Access Federation's Accident Reporting Project Shows Three Fatalities Due to Electrocution While Using Aerial Work Platforms.