At any job construction site, cranes and hoists are indispensable pieces of equipments. Regrettably, cranes and hoists are also involved in more serious work related accidents than any other piece of heavy equipment. Cranes and Hoist accidents account for over 20% of construction site deaths and injuries. It is estimated that over 90% of Crane-related accidents are caused by human error.
It is very important for employees to learn how to make crane operations as safe as possible. With the proper preparation, equipment and attitude, costly accidents and injuries can be avoided. AEF Companies has established an on-site "Safety Intervention Program" to protect both their employees and their customers. This program has been designed to help employees identify physical hazards in the workplace, as well as unsafe behaviors that may lead to accidents. After all, the least expensive accident is one that never happens.
AEF Companies Crane Safety and Preventive Measures