A Virtual Way to Train to Use a Crane—Safely

A Virtual Way to Train to Use a Crane—Safely

By | March 25, 2019

As a preview of the upcoming Spark cover story on augmented, mixed and virtual reality for workplace safety, James Tehrani, the editor-in-chief of Spark, speaks with Grant Winters, the director of business development in VR and online learning at Industrial Training International, a Woodland, Washington-based organization that offers a host of VR training courses for cranes, lifts and other types of heavy equipment. He explains why he believes VR training is an important development for crane operators to train on and discusses how real it feels when you accidentally tip over a virtual crane.

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