What is a scissor lift?

Answer A scissor lift is another type of hydraulic lift system, also known as an aerial work platform, that is used to lift people, materials or products to an elevated location. Other types of hydraulic ... Read More »

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Scissor Lift Safety?

Before operating on scissor lifts, consumers should study and become familiar with the proper operational safety measures linked with scissor lift operation. Improperly operating this type of equip... Read More »

Snorkel 3284HD Scissor Lift Specifications?

Developed and manufactured by Snorkel, the 3284HD Scissor Lift can be used in many of the same situations as standard scissor lifts, but designed to allow for operation over uneven terrain. Though ... Read More »

Does OSHA require a certification for using a scissor lift in AZ?

OSHA doesn't require certification to use a scissors lift in any state (its rules are constant across the country). While OSHA has no standards addressing scissors lifts directly, the regulations f... Read More »

Does a scissor lift require a fall protection harness?

According to OSHA regulations and ANSI/SIA standards, you do not have to wear a fall protection harness when using a scissor lift. This is despite the fact that there are obvious risks involved in ... Read More »