• Sales & Service

    Locate Dealer or Service Provider


    Or
    Apply filter:
    Sales Service

  • English
  • Sign In
  • OnlineExpress 0

Select Your Region

North America

Latin America

Europe

Middle East

Africa

Russia

India

Pacific Rim

Australia and New Zealand

  • Australia and New Zealand
  • English

VIRTUAL REALITY TRAINING IS FOCUS OF JLG PRESENTATION AT NATIONAL VPPPA SYMPOSIUM

Monday, June 26, 2017

McConnellsburg, Pa. — June 27, 2017 — JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE:OSK] and a leading global manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telehandlers, announced that Rick Smith, senior director of global product training at JLG, will deliver a presentation titled “Training Aerial Work Platform Operators Through Virtual Reality” at the 2017 National Voluntary Protection Programs Participants’ Association (VPPPA) Symposium in New Orleans, Aug. 29 to Sept. 1.

Smith’s presentation is part of the symposium’s series of educational workshops. He is scheduled to speak Thursday, Aug. 31 at 8:30 a.m. in the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.

In his presentation, Smith will define virtual reality and augmented reality, including how and when the technologies merged and grew to where they are today. Leveraging JLG’s technology and training expertise, he will demonstrate the use of virtual reality in aerial work platform operator training. The presentation will also include a demonstration of JLG’s virtual reality operator training system.

The National VPPPA Symposium brings together safety and health experts from more than 400 different industries, who are united in their mission to create safer environments for their peers and colleagues. The event features 100 workshops over three days, 300 exhibitors and numerous networking opportunities.

For more information about JLG, please visit www.jlg.com, or visit JLG at the National VPPPA Symposium at booth #849.

HomeNews & EventsPress Releases2017VIRTUAL REALITY TRAINING IS FOCUS OF JLG PRESENTATION AT NATIONAL VPPPA SYMPOSIUM
JLG Industries, Inc. is the world's leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of access equipment. The Company's diverse product portfolio includes leading brands such as JLG® aerial work platforms; JLG, SkyTrak® and Lull® telehandlers; and an array of complementary accessories that increase the versatility and efficiency of these products. JLG is an Oshkosh Corporation Company [NYSE: OSK].
An Oshkosh Corporation Company