The purpose of this program is to establish criteria for the training of manlift, aerial lift, and bucket truck operators and ensure employee(s)' health and safety while operating and/or working around manlifts, aerial lifts, and bucket trucks, as required by OSHA. 

Training must be done by a qualified person experienced with the particular lift model and must include:

  • Nature of electrical, fall, and other hazards involved in operating lift
    Precautions for dealing with hazards;
  • Rated load capacity for the lift (including workers, tools, materials, bucket liner, etc.);
  • Manufacturer requirements, as outlined in operator manual, and;
  • Demonstration of skill and knowledge in actual operation of the aerial lift

References

Contacts

  • Overall Program Management - Peter Skeels, or call 848-445-2550