Imperial Crane Services was presented with a safety award at the Northwest Indiana BusinessÂ Roundtable (NWIBRT) Awards Banquet â€“ Honoring Excellence in Construction in May of 2015. TheÂ Achievement Award recognizes companies with Days Away From Work (DAFW) and Total RecordableÂ Incident Rate (TRIR) lower than the NWI industry average, anÂ EMR < .9 and the ability to demonstrate an acceptable safetyÂ management system.
At the SC&RA (Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association) inÂ April, Imperial Crane won the Crane & Rigging Group SafetyÂ Award and the Crane Operator Safety Award. The GroupÂ Safety Award recognizes member companies that exemplify a
commitment to workplace safety. The Crane Operator SafetyÂ Award is awarded to companies that exemplify a commitmentÂ to workplace safety and is presented to certified craneÂ operators who exhibit exemplary work achievements while accumulating 10,000 consecutive man-hoursÂ and recording zero accidents and incidents.
On April 15th, Imperial Crane was presented with a safetyÂ award at the Association of Subcontractors & Affiliates (ASAÂ Chicago) 20th annual Safety Award Program in front of itsÂ General Contractor Council. The safety award was presented toÂ companies who have demonstrated continuing efforts in theÂ implementation of an exemplary safety program. MemberÂ companies are awarded for theirÂ success in lowering a combinationÂ of safety-related factors, includingÂ their Experience Modification RateÂ (EMR), OSHA Recordables and Citations, and the DART Score.
â€œOur entire organizationâ€™s commitment to our â€œTalk Safety, Live Safetyâ€Â culture can be attributed to strong leadership and full support fromÂ ownership. We take a proactive approach with our safety program and workÂ hard to create an incident and injury free work environment. In our industry,Â our record low EMR of .68 is something we are proud of and we willÂ continue to be vigilant in striving for an even lower EMR. We just donâ€™t sayÂ it. We mean it,â€ said Jeanie Hoffman, Safety Compliance Director.