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Aerial lift and bucket truck safety program

Aerial lift and bucket truck safety program

The purpose of this program is to ensure that all activities requiring the use of aerial and scissor lifts are conducted in a safe manner to minimize the risk to personnel and facilities.

The use of aerial equipment places company personnel at risk of falls from height, crushing injuries and electrical contact. Aerial lifts are considered any of the following: vehicle-mounted aerial devices to elevate personnel to work areas not accessible from the ground; extendible boom platforms, aerial ladders, articulating booms, vertical towers, and a combination of any such devices.


This article is provided solely as a reference tool to be used for information purposes only. The information in this article shall not be construed or interpreted as providing legal or any other advice. The information material does not amend the provisions of any insurance policy issued by CompSource Mutual. It is not a representation that coverage does or does not exist for any particular claim or loss under any such policy. Coverage depends on the facts and circumstances involved in the claim or loss, all applicable policy provisions, and any applicable law.

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