Introduction|Basic Crane Operations|Crane Limitations|Hand Signals Part 1|Hand Signals Part 2|Voice Signals|Non-standard and New Signals|Basic Safety Considerations|Conclusion
Cranes are undoubtedly among the most important pieces of equipment on large construction sites. Their ability to safely move large and heavy material in a complex construction environment truly makes them indispensible. However, due to their massive size, they are quite dangerous to work around. In spite of this potential danger, there are keys to ensure safe operation of a crane; one way is to learn and understand the proper ways of communication between the signal person and the load operator through the material presented in this video. With this video, you will be trained on the various signals, including standard, non-standard, and voice, a signal person has at his or her disposal; you will also learn basic safety protocol when you are around a crane. While cranes are capable of many things at a construction site, they are only as good as their operator and the signal person. Maximize your effectiveness and your efficiency with this training video.