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Free AISC Crane Safety and Rigging Webinar Series

September 3, 2014 from American Institute of Steel Construction

(Chicago, IL) - To help steel fabricators and erectors train their employees on safety during hoisting operations, AISC is offering a free, two-part webinar series on October 1 and October 8. The webinars will provide relevant information on overhead (shop) and lattice boom, telescoping boom and tower cranes (field). The first webinar will cover crane operations and inspection, and the second will cover rigging. The presentations will also discuss OSHA regulations, ANSI standards and general business practices. To register for the webinar, go to www.aisc.org/cranesafetywebinar.

Bryan McClure, CPLP, senior training manager for LPR Construction Co. in Loveland, Colo., will present the webinar and answer your questions live following the webinar. Anyone can tune in; all you need is a computer and an Internet connection.

The 75-minute webinar will begin at the following times, relative to time zone:

9:30 a.m. PT
10:30 a.m. MT
11:30 a.m. CT
12:30 p.m. ET

There is no fee to attend the webinar but registration is required. Registrants will receive access to a PDF file of the presentation slides prior to the webinar as well as access to view the webinar recording.

To learn more about AISC’s safety webinars and to view past presentations, visit www.aisc.org/safetywebinars. For more information on safety in the fabricated and erected structural steel industry, visit www.aisc.org/safety.

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For more information contact:

Tasha Weiss
Communications Department
(312) 670-5439
[email protected]

 

 

American Institute of Steel Construction
The American Institute of Steel Construction, headquartered in Chicago, is a not-for-profit technical institute and trade association established in 1921 to serve the structural steel design community and construction industry. AISC’s mission is to make structural steel the material of choice by being the leader in structural steel-related technical and market-building activities, including: specification and code development, research, education, technical assistance, quality certification, standardization, and market development. AISC has a long tradition of service to the steel construction industry of providing timely and reliable information. 

130 East Randolph St. Suite 2000
Chicago IL 60601
Phone: (312) 670-2400
Fax: (312) 896-9022
www.aisc.org