Safety is at our core.

At United Rentals, safety is at our core, a part of every decision we make and every action we take. It's so important to us that we put it first among our seven core values. Safety first!

Safety isn’t something we simply talk about; it’s in our DNA at United Rentals. Whether on your worksite, at our branch locations or in the communities we serve, United Rentals is committed to safety. No matter the product, solution or service, when you choose United Rentals, you’ve got a partner working with you to ensure the safest work environment possible for all team members.

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We can help your business operate safely with United Academy™. United Academy offers the industry’s most comprehensive equipment training course catalog, including operator certification, fall protection, site safety and OSHA training. 

At United Academy, you’ll get trained by the pros. Whether you’re a business owner looking to make your operation safer, a procurement manager looking for training for your crew or an operator expanding your skill set for new job opportunities, United Academy is your one-stop shop for training and certification.

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Safety is dynamic. As equipment and industry requirements change, safety policies and trends change too. We provide a knowledge base for safety in industries such as construction, utilities and more. Stay up to date with OSHA and ANSI requirements and industry safety statistics, and learn tips for making your sites safer places to work.

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Our Commitment to You During COVID-19

Safety is a core value of United Rentals. We are working hard to protect the health and safety of your team and ours while continuing to provide equipment and services. We have created resources to provide updates, advisories and additional information on the COVID-19 situation.

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Heavy equipment operator safety and training courses

United Academy is here for you

United Academy offers the industry’s most comprehensive equipment training course catalog, including operator certification, fall protection, worksite safety and OSHA training. When you contact United Rentals for equipment rentals, we assure you the pros can handle your needs.

Likewise, at United Academy, you’ll get trained by the pros. Whether you’re a business owner looking to make your operation safer, a procurement manager looking for training for your crew or an operator expanding your skill set for new job opportunities, United Academy is your one-stop shop for training and certification.

Our comprehensive course catalog provides all the training that you and your crew would need. Get certified as an operator across a range of equipment. Get up to date on your forklift certification, boom lift training or scissor lift certification. United Academy can help you get certified in OSHA 10-hour or OSHA 30-hour courses.

United Academy is the industry’s largest safety training provider, combining the expertise of United Rentals with professional teachers to pass our knowledge on to you. 

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Increase productivity and maintain safety on your worksites with tips from Project Uptime. We tap experts in the field and leaders in the industry to help you get an advantage, take on any challenge, and meet every opportunity. Learn new best practices, see updates in worksite and new equipment regulations. Keep your crews safe and keep your equipment in the best condition by continuing your education in safety with Project Uptime.

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