Crane Safety: New Federal Rules Will Require State-Level Changes

AGC of Washington and its partners on the crane stakeholders group testified last week before the Joint Senate/House Commerce and Labor Committee to give an update on the new crane and operator certification requirements in light of the recently-adopted federal crane rule. Mark Gauger Safety Man...
Posted on: 10/04/2010

Media Reports of Crane Compliance Don't Tell the Whole Story

Since new certification rules took effect at the beginning of the year the media has covered the topic of crane safety sometimes painting a picture that is not totally accurate particularly for AGC members. One angle picked up by the local news is the fact that relatively few cranes have been ce...
Posted on: 03/09/2010