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Grantee Name: American Society of Civil Engineers Grant Number: SH-17794-08 Grant Year: 2008

The grantee developed training materials for engineers and supervisors on crane safety at construction sites. Materials target project managers, project engineers and others whose responsibilities include the installation, movement, use and dismantling of cranes and lifting devices on construction sites. Materials include manuals and PowerPoint presentations.

Safety Hazards Related to Mechanized Construction Equipment

Title Length Format File Size
Crane Safety on Construction Sites
Alternative Lifting Methods 31 slides PPT* 6.8 MB
Crane Safety Workbook 34 pages DOC* 628 KB
Crane Training Evaluation Form
2 pages DOC* 55 KB
Crane Training Participant Guide 20 pages DOC* 155 KB

Rigging Operations

15 slides PPT* 4.7 MB
Site Specific Crane Safety Planning 156 slides PPT* 18.9 MB
Standards and Regulations 22 slides PPT* 577 KB

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COPYRIGHT INFORMATION: This material is the copyrighted property of American Society of Civil Engineers. By federal regulation, OSHA reserves a license to use and disseminate such material for the purpose of promoting safety and health in the workplace. The American Society of Civil Engineers hereby authorizes employers and workplace safety and health professionals to use this material, distributed by or through OSHA, in their workplaces or practices in accordance with the guidance contained in the material.

To this end, permission is granted to use such copyrighted material solely for non-commercial, instructional, personal, or scholarly purposes. The material may be used and incorporated into other workplace safety and health programs on the condition that no fee may be charged for the subsequent use of the material. Use of the material for any other purpose, particularly commercial use, without the prior, express written permission of the copyright owner/s is prohibited. Furthermore, any modification to the material is prohibited without the prior, express written permission of the copyright owners.

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