Additional Resources

Industry Resources & News


The Independent Magazine of the Crane Industry

The online source for Crane Industry News.

OSHA Compliance Checklist for Overhead and Gantry Cranes (Printable PDF)

Covers general requirements, stops, bumpers, rail sweeps, guards, brakes, electrical and hoisting equipment, testing & inspection and maintenance (including rope inspection).

Safety and Health Information Bulletin

An advisory guide for Overhead Launching Gantry Cranes to assist employers in providing a safe and healthful workplace.

National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO)

OSHA's crane rule and how it affects you! Read about OSHA's rules and regulations.

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)- (.pdf)

Safety standards information sheet to help prevent worker injuries and deaths. This document outlines six incidents resulting in the death of eight workers and two others that were injured. Each incident is dissected to show how these injuries could have been prevented with proper safety techniques.

Industry News

1,500t Spacelift passes tests

December 06, 2012

FEM publishes wind safety guide

December 04, 2012

US stadium upgrade at Lambeau Field

July 30, 2012

New OSHA compliant SC&RA crane inspection checklists available

February 02, 2012

Planning a Successful Lifting Operation

March 10, 2011, Derrick Bailes, The Independent Magazine of the Crane Industry

Can we fix it? Yes, we can

February 24, 2011, Kevin Walsh, The Independent Magazine of the Crane Industry

Maximizing Efficiency with Mixed Case Palletizing

May 1, 2010, Jim McMahon, Material Handling Management

A Smarter Way to Control Rising Logistics Costs

May 1, 2010, Niko Michas, Material Handling Management


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