Jlg Boom Lift Assessment

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JLG Boom Lift Assessment


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  • 1. 
    Where can the maximum platform capacity rating always be found on a JLG Boom Lift?
    • A. 

      On the unit's serial number plate

    • B. 

      On the unit's chassis

    • C. 

      In the Operation and Safety Handbook

    • D. 

      At the Ground Control Station

  • 2. 
    You should not accept responsibility for operation of a JLG Boom Lift until:
    • A. 

      You are given the ignition key

    • B. 

      You have been properly trained and have read and understood the applicable Operators and Safety Manual

    • C. 

      You check that the fuel tank is full

    • D. 

      You have five years experience on the unit

  • 3. 
    What is the minimum clearance distance to be maintained between a JLG Boom Lift and an energized power line?
    • A. 

      10 feet up to 5,000 volts

    • B. 

      50 feet up to 10,000 volts

    • C. 

      5 feet up to 30,000 volts

    • D. 

      10 feet up to 50,000 volts

  • 4. 
    What can be used to extend the maximum reach of a JLG Boom Lift?
    • A. 

      Scaffolding

    • B. 

      Nothing

    • C. 

      A step ladder, if properly secured

    • D. 

      A spruce 2x10 and two barrels

  • 5. 
    When using an approved fall protection device on a JLG Boom Lift, one end of the lanyard should be attached to the designated attach point on the platform and the other to the fall protection device where?
    • A. 

      At the center of your back

    • B. 

      Both A and C

  • 6. 
    What is the primary safety factor in operating a JLG Boom Lift?
    • A. 

      The footswitch

    • B. 

      The operator

    • C. 

      The approved fall protection device

    • D. 

      2 to 1 margin of stability

  • 7. 
    What is the first thing to be done if a malfunction of a JLG Boom Lift occurs?
    • A. 

      Yell for help

    • B. 

      Stop the unit

    • C. 

      Check the hydraulic oil

    • D. 

      Park the unit

  • 8. 
    If you put up too much load in the platform of a JLG Lift, you may:
    • A. 

      Tip the unit over

    • B. 

      Cause the boom section of the unit to bend

    • C. 

      Lose your job

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    The auxiliary power system of a JLG Boom Lift should be used:
    • A. 

      To make the unit go faster

    • B. 

      Only if the batteries are dead

    • C. 

      Only in an emergency

    • D. 

      Only if more than one person is in the basket

  • 10. 
    You should take the time to read the warning decals on a JLG Boom Lift because:
    • A. 

      They will tell you how to start the unit

    • B. 

      OSHA requires that you do

    • C. 

      They contain information which may save your life

    • D. 

      Both A and A and B

  • 11. 
    Tire pressure does not affect the stability of a JLG Boom Lift.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    On a JLG Boom Lift, all lift functions can be operated from the Ground Control Station.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    An approved fall protection device with an appropriate lanyard must be worn when operating a JLG Boom Lift
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Anything can be lifted with a JLG Boom Lift as long as the lift capacity is not exceeded.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    The boom of a JLG Boom Lift can be lifted above horizontal only if the unit is on a smooth, level, and firm surface.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    JLG Boom Lifts are equipped with a High Engine, High Drive switch which allows the unit to travel faster with the boom above horizontal.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    JLG Boom Lifts are not insulated against electrical shock, should they contact an energized electrical line.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    If a JLG Boom Lift becomes struck while traveling on soft ground, the boom should be used to release the unit.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    On a JLG Boom Lift with multiple capacity ratings, you can lift the maximum capacity even if the capacity indicator is broken.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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