Avoid construction hazards by renting equipment

When renting heavy equipment, hazards can be avoided if proper safety measures are in place. If plans are put in place to both avoid and prevent disaster, odds are that the equipment you use and the jobsite will be safe from hazards. For renting construction equipment, the best way to prevent hazard is [...]

How to develop a fall prevention plan when using aerial lifts?

Safety is of utmost importance when it comes to dangerous construction work. In order to reduce injury and fatality of your employees, you must develop a fall prevention plan when using aerial lifts. OSHA modified their fall protection guidelines in the year 2010 to reduce injuries and fatalities in the residential construction workplace. [...]

2018-03-09T23:55:20+00:00 Heavy Equipment Safety|

How to keep your construction equipment secure

Theft of construction equipment is quickly becoming one of the most lucrative markets for criminals. When your construction equipment is stolen, you face a major loss. When construction equipment is stolen off of your job site, you face losing not only the high value of the machine, but also progress on your job [...]

2018-03-09T23:54:30+00:00 Heavy Equipment Safety|

How to make your construction site more efficient?

There are many ways to make your construction site more efficient, but one of the easiest ways is to utilize your equipment to its fullest potential. If you have a telehandler, a boom lift, or a scissor lift, you can make your construction site run like a well-oiled machine. Telehandlers are the main [...]

2018-03-09T23:54:07+00:00 Heavy Equipment Safety|

Risks Associated with Scissor Lifts and How to avoid them.

Safety is top priority when heavy equipment is involved. Too many people die from mistakes made when using heavy equipment like scissor lifts. The purpose of a scissor lift is to elevate the operator and their materials to high distances. Lift heights normally do not exceed 60 feet, but this is a dangerous [...]

2018-03-09T23:57:04+00:00 Heavy Equipment Safety|