Western Specialty Contractors was cited and fined $155,204 for exposing workers to injuries after an unsecured mini-crane overturned and fell four stories. The company was cited for failing to ensure that crane operators were trained, evaluated, and deemed competent to operate the equipment; permitting the operation of a crane in excess of its rated lifting capacity; and not verifying that the load lifted was within the crane’s rated capacity.
For more information, read the news release.
For scenarios like this, document toolbox talks, and track training using our Safety Training App. No more printing safety topics to paper and manually scanning or tracking attendance rosters. Let the Safety Training App improve your company’s safety program by utilizing the best “free” training app available!
No more sending safety talks to your crews and hoping that they complete them and turn in documentation. The Safety Training App helps automate the process by scheduling and tracking your Toolbox Talk sessions!
Training confirmation is simple when your safety talks are completed electronically. Just hit “send” and your training documents, complete with signatures, is delivered via email.
Some of our preloaded toolbox talks include trenching/excavation, lockout/tagout, marine safety, ladders and stair ways, and more!
Document toolbox talks and track training using our mobile training management system.
Copyright © 2020 Safety Reports | Mobile Safety Solutions