Wilder, Kentucky – Maxim Crane Works has won three safety awards from the Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA), including the 2022 SC&RA Crane & Rigging Group Safety Award, Fleet Safety Award, and Fleet Safety Improvement Award. SC&RA is an international organization comprised of more than 1,350 members from 46 nations.
The SC&RA Crane & Rigging Group Safety Award is given to member companies with a Workers’ Compensation Modification Rate of 1.0 or less; Property Damage Frequency Rate of 1.0 or less; and an incident rate of 1.7 or less, which is less than the industry average of 3.4, as reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This is the eighth year in a row Maxim has been recognized for this award.
The SC&RA Transportation Fleet Safety Award is given to member companies with the lowest accident frequency rate in one of seven different mileage categories. Maxim Crane earned top honors for having the lowest accident frequency rate in the 20 – 50 million miles traveled category. Maxim Crane has received this award eight years in a row.
The SC&RA Transportation Fleet Safety Improvement Award is given to member companies who demonstrate a reduction in their accident frequency rate for miles traveled compared to their previous year.
Firms across the United States and worldwide submit dozens of entries to the SC&RA Awards competition each year. The Awards program recognizes worldwide excellence in the crane, rigging, and specialized transportation industry.
About Maxim Crane
Maxim Crane Works has over 60 facilities across the United States, each of which can provide management, rigging, engineering, transportation, and outsourcing, making its product and service offerings the most comprehensive in the business. Maxim Crane Works is the #1 Crane Rental Company in the United States, thanks to our commitment to continuous improvement, including an ever-growing fleet, CCO certified operators, a zero-accident policy, and a team dedicated to providing customers with cranes and services that meet or exceed their expectations.
The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) is an international trade association with more than 1,350 members from 46 nations. Our members are involved in specialized transportation, crane and rigging operations, machinery moving and erecting, industrial maintenance, millwrighting, manufacturing, concrete pumping, and rental services. SC&RA helps members run more efficient and safer businesses by monitoring and affecting pending legislation and regulatory policies at the state and national levels and researching and reporting safety concerns and best business practices. For more information, visit scranet.org.