Arkansas State Hoisting License Requirements
Currently, your state does not mandate a Crane Operator License. Please beware that soon you will need a Crane Operator Certificate to operate a crane if Alaska decides not to commence licensing. A growing number of jobs are now requiring Crane Operator Certification.
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OSHA Levies $175K in Fines in Fatal Arkansas Crane Accident
A federal safety agency has levied $175,000 in fines against a crane company, Entergy and other firms over a fatal crane accident at Arkansas Nuclear One in Russellville.
The Occupational Safety and Hazard Administration levied the fines over the death last March of 24-year-old Wade Walters, who was killed when a crane collapsed. Eight others were injured.