To operate a crane you need to submit certain documents including a copy of you Nationally Accredited Crane Certification.
California cites two employers after worker loses life in drainage shaft
Tyler Development Inc. and its sub-contractor, D&D Construction Specialties Inc., were cited and fined for multiple safety and health violations after a worker died inside a drainage shaft. The companies were building a single-family house in Bel Air, Calif. A D&D Construction employee, sent into a drainage shaft to remove mud and debris, lost consciousness from lack of oxygen after descending 10 feet. The worker then fell another 40 feet and drowned in a foot of water.
California cites moving company following serious amputation injury
California OSHA has cited Ming International LLC in Carson for safety and health violations. Cal/OSHA inspectors determined that the company failed to adequately guard workers from energized parts on electrical equipment—including gears on a carpet shredder that caused a serious amputation injury—and failed to protect workers from foot injury hazards.
Construction worker killed in fall from downtown Los Angeles high-rise hotel
A man who fell to his death from the 53rd floor of a high-rise building in downtown Los Angeles on Thursday had no safety harness on and was not working, a spokeswoman with the construction company on the project said.
The man, who remained unidentified pending notification of his family, fell from the Wilshire Grand Center at 624 S. Figueroa St., onto a passing vehicle just after 12:30 p.m.
The 73-story hotel is under construction and the work is being done by Turner Construction Co..
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