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Renting Aerial Work Platforms Safely

By Bill Hindman

Article Date: 06-01-2011
Copyright(C) 2011 Associated Equipment Distributors. All Rights Reserved.

Take the time to understand the application so your customer gets the right machine.

For some rental operations, scissor lifts, boom lifts and vertical mast products comprise a part of the business; for others, they are their business. But no matter how many you have in your rental fleet or how often you rent them, it's important for you to know what your customer is going to do with the equipment before they rent it so you can help select the right machine for their needs. You also need to be aware of your responsibilities with regards to operator training, product familiarization upon delivery, and more.

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