Working at heights is a dangerous and stressful job. It’s important to make sure that your employees are trained in safety procedures before they start working at height.
There are many different types of lifts available for hire, but not all lifts can be used on every site or completed the same tasks. This means that there is a lot of equipment out there which could cause an accident if it isn’t used properly.
We provide safe training for lifting equipment so that you know how to use each piece safely without putting anyone’s life in danger. Our experienced trainers will show you how to operate the lift with confidence, reducing the risk of injury and making sure your projects run smoothly from start to finish!
Manitoba Workplace Safety & Regulations for Aerial Lift Operators:
CAN/CSA-B354.8:17 Mobile elevating work platforms
5 Requirements for training, familiarization and authorizing operators
Only personnel properly trained, familiarized and authorized in accordance with this International Standard shall operate a MEWP/AWP.
The operator shall be trained or retrained as necessary to keep the level of proficiency at an acceptable level.
Expiration of valid training period which shall not exceed 5-years
4(2) without limiting the generality of an employer’s duty under subsection
(1), every employer shall
(b) provide to all his worker’s such information, instruction, training, supervision and facilities to ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, the safety, health and welfare at work of all his workers;
(c) ensure that all his workers, and particularly his supervisors, foremen, charge hands or similar persons, are acquainted with any safety or Health hazards which may be encountered by the workers in the course of their service and that workers are familiar with the use of all devices or equipment provided for their protection.