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New website for Global Rental Alliance
Site hosts news, member updates and details of courses and events
IPAF publishes global MEWP safety analysis
Global Safety Report for 2022 covets accident data from 2012 to 2021
CCO exams will transition to digital by 2024
CCO unveiled its technology initiative to move all written exams to the computer through the introduction of a new test administration modality known as Event Online Testing (EOT). 
FIEC: European construction to show resilience in 2022
Industry association report outlines recovery, but warns conflict in Ukraine will impact growth
ERA elects new board
Additions include Arne Severin (Zeppelin Rental) and Andy Wright (Sunbelt Rentals UK)
SC&RA awards member companies for safe operations
Companies and individuals were honored with transportation and crane & rigging safety plaques.  
Stefano Panseri becomes EDA president
European Demolition Association welcomes Despe CEO as successor to Francisco Cobo
Access rental market webinar
Euan Youdale, editor, AI, and Anne Myon, MD at Ducker, explore the global access markets 
ERA welcomes Taeki.is, Merlo and Sany as new members
One rental company and two OEMs added to membership
A history of the Job of the Year competition
The SC&RA Job of the Year contest is a monumental tradition that has been going strong for 57 years.
New FIEC president announced
Irish contractor Philip Crampton succeeds Thomas Bauer as head of the European construction industry federation
Energy transition in focus at ERA Convention
Places still available for the 16th ERA convention on 15-16 June in Riga
GCCA names low carbon challenge winners
Six carbon tech specialists to be backed by leading multinational cement companies
IPAF co-ordinates mast climber HSE alert response
Meeting of UK & Ireland MCWP Work Group on 11 May agrees range of actions
IPAF launches Women in Powered Access initiative
Industry body announces proactive plan to encourage inclusivity at Vertikal Days 2022
FIEC looks ahead to ‘huge’ rebuild of Ukraine
European construction federation discusses post-war construction work with Ukrainian member CBU
SC&RA elects 2022-2023 leadership
SC&RA has announced its leadership slate for 2022-2023, led by new president Ed Bernard of Precision Specialized. 
UK construction associations unite to diversify sector
Six leading bodies sign MoU, pledging to create a more diverse, equitable and inclusive industry 
Worker shortages, war in Ukraine and lockdowns hit US construction
AGC calls for end to construction material tariffs amid serious labour and supply chain issues
Tower Cranes North America 2022 event update
Who is speaking at the third Tower Cranes North America conference in Miami, USA, 21 and 22 June, and what will they say?
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