Acting OSHA Assistant Secretary Loren Sweatt (center left) accepts the award from NCCCO president J. Kerry Hulse, surrounded by OSHA and NCCCO representatives.

OSHA recognized for contributions to Worker Safety

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) recently presented OSHA with an award of appreciation for the agency’s effort to promote safe crane operation in the construction industry. The award was presented to OSHA Acting Assistant Secretary Loren Sweatt to commemorate the 20th anniversary of OSHA’s formal recognition of the crane operator certification programs developed by NCCCO.