OSHA Announces Safety Notice Regarding Aerial Lift Recall

Icon-alert-270x180OSHA released a communication recently regarding a safety recall issued by Genie Industries for certain aerial lifts and their wear pads.

The alert states:
“Genie Industries has found that weld debris in the boom tubes could lead to premature and excessive wear of the upper wear pads. This excessive wear can lead to potential damage to the boom tubes and could cause the platform to drop.”

CLICK HERE to view the recall and learn more about models and serial numbers affected, actions required, and warranty information.

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