Aerial lift manufacturers Genie Industries, JLG Industries, Inc. and Snorkel International have prepared supplemental operator information for the use of some of their equipment on film & television production. The manual supplements apply only to specific models listed below. If you have any questions regarding the proper use of any equpiment, please call WB Safety at (818) 954.2890.

Genie Website

Genie Cribbing Manual: February 2018

This instruction manual contains specifications for site constructed cribbing that, when used as instructed, may be considered firm and level ground.

Approved Models:
S-40, S-45, S-60, S-60X, S-60TRAX, S-65, S-65TRAX, S-80,
S-80X, S-85,
Z-34/22 IC , Z-45/25, Z-45/25J, Z-45/25 RT, Z-45/25J RT,
Z-51/30J, Z-60/34, Z-80/60, Z-34/22 IC

Manufacturer's Memo: Welding Brackets on Guard Rails on Genie Boom Platforms

Genie Special Rigging Instructions
For authorized and trained members of Local #728 Set Lighting Technicians and IATSE Local #80 Studio Grips Union - requirements for the attachment of set lighting, camera mounts and equipment, or light diffusion frames.

Approved Models:
S-40, S-45, S-60, S-60HC, S-65, S-80,
S-85, S-100, S-105, S-120, S-125,
Z-45/25, Z-45/25J, Z-34/22IC, Z-60/34,

JLG Website

JLG Supplemental Manual for Set Lighting and Grips
Supplemental Manual for authorized and trained Studio Technicians for cribbing of approved JLG products.

Approved Models:
40H, 400S, 400SJ, 450A, 450AJ, 600A, 600AJ, 600S, 600SJ, 660SJ, 800A, 800AJ, 80HX, 800S, 800SJ

Manufacturer's Memo: JLG Weld-on Brackets for Grip and Set Ligthing Applications

This manual was prepared for Set Lighting Technicians and Studio Grips to provide guidelines for the use of lighting and studio equipment on JLG Aerial Work Platforms. This manual contains requirements that must be followed by trained Set Lighting Technicians and Studio Grips in order to perform these functions.

Approved Models:
40H, 400S, 400SJ, 450AJ, 450A, 600AJ, 600A, 600SJ, 600S, 660SJ, 80HX, 800A, 800AJ, 800S, 800SJ,1100S, 1100SJ,  1200SJP, 1250AJP,1350SJP, 1500SJ, 1500AJP,1850SJ

Snorkel Special Rigging Instructions
Boom Lift Capacity Reduction Manual for Set Lighting Tchnicians and Studio Grips

Approved Models:
TB37, TB42, TB42J, TB50, TB60, TB66J, TB80, TB80FA, TB85J, TB85JFA, TB100J, TB120, TB126J, AB46JRT, AB46JE, AB50J, AB60J, AB80J, AB85RJ

Snorkel International Lifts Operator Manuals