The BTEA’s Safety Committee recently sponsored a seminar on federal and local crane operations and safety issues at Turner Construction Company. Over sixty attendees heard presentations by John Frowd from OSHA, Delia Shumway, Executive Director of Cranes and Derricks from the New York City Department of Buildings, Graham Brent, Executive Director of the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators, Bethany Klein from Tishman Construction and Darell Fullerton from Environmental Safety Consultants.
The panelists covered a wide range of topics regarding crane operations including federal and local crane laws and regulations as well as “best practices”. The Moderator for the panel was Jeff Hutchens from Turner Construction and Chair of the BTEA’s Safety Committee.
Copies of the panelists’ power point presentations can be found on the BTEA’s website at www.bteany.com (click on “Meeting & Events Dates” and then go to “Events Archive”).
(Back row left to right) John Frowd - OSHA, Hank Kita - BTEA, Graham Brent - NCCCO
(Front row left to right) Jeff Hutchens - Turner Construction, Darrell Fullerton - Turner Construction, Delia Shumway - NYC Dept. of Buildings, Bethany Klein - Tishman Construction Corp.