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Two Decades On, Crane-related Death and Serious Injury Significantly Reduced The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) as announced the twentieth anniversary of its professionally developed and nationally accredited personnel certification programs.

New Sign Crane Aluminum Bed & Box Package Offers Up to 60% Weight Savings
Elliott Equipment Company, in collaboration with dealer MIRK Inc., has developed a new lightweight aluminum body and toolbox package designed specifically for Elliott’s material handling HiReach aerial work platforms. The body package and bed provides... Read More
150-Watt LED Quadpod Mounted Flood Light on Base Stand with Cord Reel
The WAL-QP-1X150BS-GCR50 from Larson Electronics is a quadpod-mounted work area light that provides 9,000 square feet of work area coverage with 12,500 lumens of light. This portable light tower has a removable light head assembly mounted on top of a... Read More
NCCCO Developing Pile Driving Rig Operator Certification
In partnership with the Pile Driving Contractors Association (PDCA), the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) is developing a new certification for operators of dedicated and purpose-built pile driving rigs. The move... Read More
One-millionth PAL Card Issued
IPAF has issued the one millionth ever PAL Card (Powered Access License or Powered Access Licensed- Registration in North America) under its voluntary, industry-led operator training program which is certified by TÜV as conforming to ISO 18878. To... Read More
JLG’s Frank Nerenhausen to Deliver IPAF Summit Keynote
Frank Nerenhausen, president of JLG, is the keynote speaker at the IPAF Summit, and he will explore emerging technologies and their potential application in the access industry under the title “Gimmicks or the Next Reality”. The IPAF Summit will be held... Read More

Enter Now to Win an International Award for Powered Access
Entries are now open for the International Awards for Powered Access (IAPAs) 2015, jointly organized by Access International, Access Lift & Handlers and IPAF. The IAPA awards ceremony and dinner, and the IPAF Summit conference, will be held on March... Read More
All PAL Cards to be Smart
All PAL Cards (Powered Access Licensed-Registrations and Powered Access Licenses) issued by the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) for training on or after January 1, 2015 will be machine-readable, i.e. Smart PAL Cards. This move aims to... Read More
Larson Electronics Releases a 4000-watt Five-stage Light Mast
The LM-30-8-5S-4X1000W-EW-SM-RD five-stage telescoping light mast with electric winch from Larson Electronics is designed to quickly and safely deploy 4,000 watts of intense lighting in locations where elevated illumination is needed for maximum area... Read More
NCCCO Joins Coalition Calling on OSHA to Fix Crane Operator Certification Requirements
The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) has joined nine other leading construction industry organizations to call on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to correct and reissue long-awaited crane... Read More
IPAF Releases Half-Year Results for Accident Reporting Project
There were 23 fatalities worldwide involving mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs), also known as aerial work platforms (AWPs), in the first half of 2014, according to findings from IPAF’s accident database. The main causes of these fatalities were:... Read More


2014 Summer/Fall Buyer's Guide


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