2019 Transportation Safety Award Winners Recognized

- SC&RA recognized several individuals and companies with Transportation Safety Awards last week at the Association’s Annual Conference in Carlsbad, Calif.

Eight SC&RA member companies received a Transportation Zero Accidents Award for having no recordable accidents:
BOSS Crane & Rigging – Longview, Texas
Bragg Companies - Heavy Transport – Long Beach, Calif.
Doug Davidson Trucking, LLC – Salem, Ohio
Emmert International – Clackamas, Ore.
Global Specialized Services, LLC – Casper, Wyo.
KMX International – Hamburg, Pa.
Precision Heavy Haul, Inc. – Tolleson, Ariz.
Trans-United Inc. – Burns Harbor, Ind.

Six SC&RA member companies received a Transportation Fleet Mileage Category Award for having the lowest accident frequency rate in different mileage categories:
100,000 miles to 500,000 miles – KMX International – Hamburg, Pa.
500,000 miles to 1.5 million miles – Bragg Companies - Heavy Transport – Long Beach, Calif.
1.5 million miles to 5 million miles – Trans-United Inc. – Burns Harbor, Ind.
5 million miles to 20 million miles – Midwest Specialized Transportation, Inc. – Rochester, Minn.
20 million miles to 50 million miles – Maxim Crane Works, L.P. – Wilder, Ky.
Over 100 million miles – Landstar Transportation Logistics, Inc. – Jacksonville, Fla.

Three SC&RA member companies earned a Fleet Safety Improvement Award by showing a reduction in their accident frequency rate for miles traveled, compared to their previous year accident frequency rate:
Miller Transfer – Rootstown, Ohio
Midwest Specialized Transportation, Inc. – Rochester, Minn.
Trans-United Inc. – Burns Harbor, Ind.

Six SC&RA member companies received a Fleet Safety Award for obtaining an accident frequency rate of less than 0.45 during all of 2018:
Berard Transportation, Inc. – New Iberia, La.
BOSS Crane & Rigging – Longview, Texas
Doug Davidson Trucking, LLC – Salem, Ohio
Emmert International – Clackamas, Ore.
Global Specialized Services, LLC – Casper, Wyo.
Precision Heavy Haul, Inc. – Tolleson, Ariz.

This year, one professional driver from an SC&RA member company was recognized with the Million Miler Safety Award. The Million Miler recognizes drivers who have accumulated a minimum of one million consecutive miles of safe driving within the industry:
Landstar Transportation Logistics, Inc. – Frederick Foster

Finally, the following Driver Safety Award recipients are being recognized for accumulating five years of accident-free driving:
Dawes Rigging & Crane Rental – Milwaukee, Wisc. – Vern Boucher and Lloyd Grimesey
Duncan Machinery Movers – Lexington, Ky. – Joe Cairell and Tim Moberly
Dun-Rite Specialized Carriers – Bronx, N.Y. – Anthony Conetta, Mario Hernandez Mendoza, and Lynard Smith

For more information about the Transportation Safety Awards, contact Steven Todd.

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