Category Archives: Safety

Allen Engineering receives Accumulative Safety Award for three years without lost time

Allen Engineering receives Accumulative Safety Award for three years without lost time

PARAGOULD, AR — Allen Engineering Corp. was awarded the Accumulative Safety Award on Thursday, August 29, 2019 for having worked three years without a lost day away from work. The Accumulative Safety Award is an high achievement for any company. In the past twenty-five years only 688 of these awards have been given, and in […]

Construction worker fatigue: Mitigating risks through tech & safety culture

Construction worker fatigue: Mitigating risks through tech & safety culture

Source: CONEXPO/CON-AGG Due to the constant movement of people and equipment on a jobsite, construction jobs demand high levels of alertness. Sleep deprivation and fatigue affect many aspects of worker safety (including response time, motor control and decision-making ability, to name a few) and can easily go unnoticed. Todd Dawson, project manager for fatigue services, […]

Terex updates Load Alert monitor display

Terex updates Load Alert monitor display

WATERTOWN, SD – Terex Utilities has updated the monitor display for the Terex Load Alert system. Load Alert monitors and analyzes the truck’s jib and platform capacity and boom positions on Terex aerial devices. It provides visible and audible alerts when an overload is detected. Load Alert monitors boom angle, platform and jib capacity, winch […]

Custom Equipment introduces PA-1030 Hy-Brid Lift for increased safety and productivity

Custom Equipment introduces PA-1030 Hy-Brid Lift for increased safety and productivity

RICHFIELD, WI – Custom Equipment LLC, an industry leader in high-quality, low-level access equipment, introduces the all new PA-1030 push-around lift as a safer and more productive alternative to ladders and scaffolding. The PA-1030 easily enables users to manually maneuver the unit into place and hydraulically raise and lower to the desired work height. The […]

Sandvik launches new solutions to reduce noise from surface top hammer drill rigs

Sandvik launches new solutions to reduce noise from surface top hammer drill rigs

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology introduces two new innovative solutions to reduce noise emissions in surface top hammer drilling. The new options for Ranger™ DXi series and Dino™ DC410Ri surface drill rigs help to mitigate harmful noise at construction worksites and quarries.  Many contractors and quarries face increasingly restrictive noise limits, particularly in urban areas. […]