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Quick Guide to OSHA's Fall Protection Standard Update (2017)

May 31, 2017

May 31, 2017 The 2017 update to the OSHA standard for fall protection compliance (1910 Subpart D) implements terminology that didn't exist in the..

3 Features That Will Save You Money With Your Cantilevered Work Platform

February 21, 2017

One of the most common access challenges technicians face, especially in manufacturing lines, is the need for cantilevered access at multiple levels...

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet On OSHA-Compliant Fall Protection [Infographic]

January 11, 2017

For the 6th year in a row, OSHA’s Fall Protection Standard (1926.501) is once again the agency’s most frequently cited standard. We know fall..

Q&A with Rick Zaitonia, Kuka Systems Aerospace Group: Integrators Outsourcing Work Platforms

October 26, 2016

Between the robotics required to build the equipment to the hundreds of tools necessary to support the manufacturing process, engineers are..

6 Tools Everyone in Lightweight Helicopter Maintenance Should Be Using

August 3, 2016

A few days ago, I was chatting with a guy that was in the market for a maintenance ladder or work platform for a lightweight helicopter. He..

Fall Protection: Choosing The Best Option For You

February 13, 2015

In September of 2014, OSHA released the list of the Top 10 Most Frequently Cited Standards for 2013-2014 — and for the fourth year in a row, Fall..

$500,000 Manufacturing Scholarship Helps Close Skills Gap

December 22, 2014

It seems like a scene from a movie: A billionaire walks into the room, announces that he wants to help Montanans get high-paying jobs, and donates..

3 Ways to Close the Skills Gap with Today's Workforce

October 24, 2014

You may have heard that US manufacturers are facing a shortage of skilled workers — a shortage so severe that in 2011, 600,000 jobs went unfilled...