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Everything You Need to Know about GWO Advanced Rescue & Enhanced First Aid Training

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Those who want to take their first aid training to the next level can partake in the Global Wind Organisation’s (GWO) Enhanced First Aid (EFA) and Advanced Rescue Training (ART). These newly launched training standards are designed to control the risks with rescue operations from wind turbines. That means that the training involves establishing self-reliance[…]

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3 Most Common Risks Wind Turbine Workers Face

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The wind turbine industry comes with its fair share of advantages and disadvantages, but nothing is more fulfilling than its workers’ experience in the field.  From weather problems to working around high voltages, a wind turbine worker has to navigate certain risks. Whether you’re looking to join the industry as a professional or you’re planning[…]

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Safety alert to the wind energy industry from 3m Fall Protection

ALERT TO THE WIND ENERGY INDUSTRY

GWO has received the following safety alert from 3M systems, although this equipment is not used in GWO standards, we forward you the below safety alert from 3m Fall Protection,  “On April 25,2019 3M Fall Protection issue an Alert to the wind energy industry regarding the compatibility concerns identified in the ANSI/ASSE Z359.16-2016 standard for between climb[…]