Maxim Crane Works Recognized with Industry Safety Awards

WILDER, KY (March 19, 2024) – Maxim Crane Works received three Industry Safety awards from the Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association, including the 2024 Crane & Rigging Group Safety Award, the 2024 Fleet Safety Award, and the 2024 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, a Property Damage Frequency Rate of 1.0 or less, an incident rate of 1.3 or less, and zero fatalities during the current program year.

The SC&RA Fleet Safety Award is given to member companies with the lowest accident frequency rate in one of seven mileage categories. Maxim Crane Works earned top honors for having the lowest accident frequency rate in the 20-50 million miles category.

The SC&RA Fleet Safety Improvement Award is given to member companies, demonstrating a reduced accident frequency rate for miles traveled compared to the previous year.

“These awards underscore our workforce’s dedication to safety,” said Troy Wagner, Vice President of Safety for Maxim Crane Works. “From meticulous equipment maintenance to stringent training protocols, safety is our cornerstone value at Maxim. Our team relentlessly cultivates a culture of safety excellence every day.”

“Safety is our highest priority and is a core value for Maxim Crane,” said Paul McDonnell, CEO at Maxim Crane Works. “The SC&RA’s acknowledgment serves as a testament to our safety culture and reaffirms safety as the highest priority at Maxim Crane.”

About Maxim Crane Works
Maxim Crane Works is the only coast-to-coast provider of comprehensive lifting services in the United States. We specialize in the rental of heavy-lift equipment, including hydraulic truck cranes, rough terrain cranes, crawler cranes, tower cranes, conventional truck cranes, and boom trucks. We serve various industries, including power and energy, telecommunications, and industrial and commercial construction.

Situated in over 50 locations across the United States, each branch can provide management, rigging, engineering, transportation, and outsourcing – making Maxim Crane Works’ product and service offerings the most far-reaching in the industry and across the country.

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About SC&RA
The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) is an international trade association of 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 on safety concerns and best business practices. For more information, visit

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