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UltraWis CEO joins ITC conference line-up
Lior Avitan will be a panellist on the round-table on remote control of tower cranes at ITC in Nice, France on 2 December
Tadano takes on 27 apprentices
Crane manufacturer Tadano has taken on 27 new apprentices at two sites in Germany
Why are construction equipment fires increasing?
Insurers and fire chiefs say there has been a spike in the number of fires breaking out in off road construction equipment
Wraith joins IPAF Rental+ programme
Martin Wraith to oversee development, implementation and ongoing audit of the IPAF Rental+ standard 
ICSA guidance for wind work
New guidance from ICSA on the use of wheeled mobile cranes for wind turbine erection
Australia vaccinates ‘thousands’ of construction workers
New South Wales Government makes Covid vaccines mandatory for workers and construction sites reopen
How construction workers are struggling with poor mental health
Why poor mental health is such a problem in the construction industry, and what we can do to lower suicide rates
Lessons learned from aerial platform accident statistics
Lessons can be learned from IPAF’s Global Safety Report, including the importance of sharing accidents and near-miss information 
Barnhart teams up with ITI Learning Hub
Barnhart has implemented ITI Learning Hub to enhance employee training and learning. 
Action urged on wind project safety
Klaus Meissner speaks out to urge action be taken to improve the safety of wind energy construction and maintenance projects
New guidance on sustainability from the European Rental Association
Free ERA report gives rental companies key performance indicators at levels from ‘starter’ to ‘best practice’
Latest IPAF Global Safety Report released
Updated format, covering 2016-2020, includes global overview and more detailed data analysis 
Sibbald Training adds new 14 t Sany excavator
New Sany SY135C and a Miller PowerLatch quick coupler join construction training equipment fleet in the UK 
Q&A with Easybook Training’s VP
ALH recently sat down with Easybook Training’s Vice President to discuss all things training. Here’s what he had to say
Complying with ANSI A92 on delivery of MEWP training
The ANSI A92 suite of standards features a new key training element. IPAF’s Tony Groat breaks down the changes
United Rentals on the evolution of operator training
Baldemar Guerrero, director of United Academy, United Rentals, discusses how training has evolved
SC&RA recognizes members through awards program
2021 SC&RA Member Awards spotlight safety and determination.
GAP Group launches mental health resource
Digital ‘hub’ will provide employees and their families with mental health information and resources
How to find the right employees for a rental business
International Rental News talks rental recruitment with Sunbelt Rentals UK’s Tracy Edwards and Sam Arnold
Helastel launches health & safety app
New Illeso app lets users upload health & safety documents to the cloud for paper-free compliance
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