November 2017 Workplace Safety E-Newsletter
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  November 2017
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•   Essential ANSI & CSA Guide
•   Workplace Safety News
•   Workplace Safety Trivia
•   ANSI-compliant JLG Solutions
•   LLEAP Award Winners
EXPERT TIPS ON SAFETY FOR ALL
Be Ready for Upcoming ANSI & CSA Standards Changes
ANSI and CSA Readiness Guide from JLG
The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) create standards that govern aerial work platform design, safe use and training across North America. These standards are changing, and the more you know about the changes, the easier it is to be compliant going forward.

Download the Essential Guide to Understanding ANSI & CSA Standard Changes now so you can be ready.
 
WORKPLACE SAFETY ROUNDUP
Microlearning’s Big Impact on Safety Training
According to EHS Today, microlearning is a technique that delivers training in memorable, two-minute “bursts.” It makes information easier to retain by delivering instruction in ways that are familiar, entertaining and short. Learn more about how microlearning can be an effective tool for workplace safety training.
Road Crew Traffic Safety in a Distracted World
With the rise of cell phones and GPS navigation, distracted driving has become a widespread problem. It means more construction workers are at risk of being struck by vehicles while performing their jobs. Help protect your workers by learning the elements of a successful traffic control plan in this Construction Executive article.
What is Compliant Operator Training in the New ANSI A92.24 Work Platform Standard?
Training requirements are changing under the new ANSI and CSA standards. The main goal of these changes is to prevent injuries to people who work in or around aerial work platforms—or as they’ll be called under the new standards, mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs). Check out what this ForConstructionPros.com article has to say about compliant training under the new standards.


Disclaimer: Any opinions expressed in these articles are not necessarily those of JLG.
 
TRIVIA CHALLENGE
Test Your Safety Knowledge!
Challenge yourself with the latest edition of our Trivia Challenge based on information from this edition of Workplace Safety, and you could win a special prize from JLG. Congrats to last edition’s winner, Rick Taylor!

Begin the Trivia Challenge now!
 
NEWS YOU CAN USE (BUT MIGHT HAVE MISSED)
Get High-quality Training Nationwide with AccessReady
JLG trainers and trainees
With new ANSI changes expected to be published soon and the new CSA standards published in May, it’s more important than ever to be properly trained. Plus, proper training lets equipment operators walk onto the job site knowing they have the right credentials. AccessReady connects operators with JLG-qualified telehandler and AWP/MEWP trainers nationwide and offers the following benefits:
  • Online and classroom learning options
  • Exclusive app to track familiarizations
  • Searchable Network of qualified instructors
  • ANSI- & OSHA-compliant instruction
Register for free to search our Network of trainers today.
 
ANSI-compliant Solutions from JLG
Compliant JLG equipment
As a proven technology leader, JLG is committed to meeting and exceeding new standards. Solutions like SkyGuard® enhanced control panel protection, increased wire rope service intervals, foam-filled tires and self-closing entrance gates are currently available on select models to make the transition to compliant equipment as simple as possible. Along with compliant equipment, JLG also offers a variety of training options to help you meet ANSI and CSA requirements.

See compliance solutions from JLG.
 
Announcing LLEAP Competition Award Winners
JLG LLEAP winners
JLG strives to deliver solutions that enhance confidence and productivity on the job site. Lift and Access magazine awarded three of these products at the 2017 Leadership in Lifting Equipment and Aerial Platforms (LLEAP) competition, which recognizes newly introduced, innovative lifting equipment. Read the press release to see what made them stand out.
 

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