Overhead Crane

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards for overhead and gantry cranes states, “Only designated personnel shall be permitted to operate a crane covered by this section” (1910.179(b)(8).  “Designated,” according to 1910.179(a)(35), refers to those individuals deemed to be qualified to operate an overhead crane for a specific application. CIH Services provides operator training classes that are based upon the equipment in your plant and the loads being handled. The training and testing involves the operators using the equipment at your site. Contact us for a detailed assessment of your overhead crane safety program and operator training.