Wisconsin State Hoisting License Requirements Currently, your state does not mandate a Crane Operator License. Please note this could change at any time.
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Wisconsin shipyard faces nearly $1.4M in penalties for exposing workers to lead, and other hazards
OSHA cited Fraser Shipyards Inc. with willful egregious health violations for each of 14 workers who were overexposed to lead while they retrofitted a ship's engine room. Test sampling conducted by OSHA inspectors showed the workers' had lead levels up to 20 times the exposure limit. Inspectors additionally issued five willful violations for the company's failure to conduct monitoring to assess employee exposure to lead, implement a lead compliance program or a respiratory protection program for lead, and provide training on lead and asbestos hazards.