Risk Management

Keynote speaker announced for Tower Cranes North America (TCNA)
Published on: 13 February, 2024
ALL Tower Crane general manager speaks at TCNA
How to keep smart construction machines safe from hackers
Published on: 23 August, 2022
Experts discuss how contractors can protect their fleets against ransomware and terror attacks
Webinar on cybersecurity in rental and construction, 4 November
Published on: 16 September, 2021
IRN free webinar will have senior speakers from Loxam, Ritchie Bros and Palfinger
Palfinger attack highlights escalation in cyber crimes
Published on: 03 August, 2021
What lessons does the Palfinger case have for the wider construction equipment industry?
RISK MANAGEMENT: One contract- four lines of defense
Published on: 21 January, 2020
Bill Smith discusses how having the right contract language gives your company four layers of protection
Register now for the ALH Conference & Awards
Published on: 26 August, 2019
There’s still time to book your spot for the Sept. 12 ALH Conference & Awards in San Diego
Telematics provide assistance in claims
Published on: 06 July, 2018
Joe Doerr discusses how telematics can be an asset in claims.
Safe and secure
Published on: 19 November, 2013
William Holler, senior vice president of US insurance broker Hays Companies, explains how the powered access equipment insurance market has changed over the last 30 years and what lessons can be learned internationally.
CSA motor carrier compliance
Published on: 04 July, 2013
Jeff Davis, president of Fleet Safety Services, will discuss the keys to preparation and successful completion of a FMCSA compliance review in SC&RA webinar
Prangl Safety Walk in Linz
Published on: 03 June, 2013
Prangl Gesellschaft, based in Brunn am Gebirge, has organised a safety event for customers in Linz leather factory, Austria, on 13 June 2013
SC&RA extends NBIS sponsorship
Published on: 29 January, 2013
US association renews its endorsed sponsorship agreement with NationsBuilders Insurance Services (NBIS) for another three years, expiring December 31, 2016.
Heavy haul focus for National Interstate
Published on: 04 July, 2012
US insurance company National Interstate is expanding its trucking insurance program by targeting heavy haul, crane and rigging operations
Understanding the new CSA regulations
Published on: 05 May, 2011
The May SC&RA webinar is geared to provide timely answers and clarification in regards to the CSA regulations
Crane accident investigation guide from SC&RA
Published on: 01 February, 2011
Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association has published its Crane Accident Investigation Guide after two years of planning and preparation
No bungee jumping from mobile cranes
Published on: 05 October, 2010
A couple of times every year the question of bungee jumping from mobile cranes is raised. Is it allowed or not?
Crane safety alert on the effects of wind
Published on: 20 July, 2010
A safety alert on the influence of wind forces during crane operations has been issued jointly by FEM and ESTA
NBIS launches new website, new look
Published on: 01 July, 2009
NBIS launched new website, new look
Wm. O'Brien Plant Hire safety award
Published on: 31 March, 2009
In Ireland Wm. O' Brien Plant Hire has achieved an upgrade to its already awarded Occupational Health & Safety Management System standard
Human touch
Published on: 06 August, 2008
John Spanswick is chairman of Bovis Lend Lease and the Strategic Forum for Construction (SFfC) Tower Crane Group. He believes that well trained supervisors are a vital key to effective risk management at work sites
Loss control: the tools of risk management
Published on: 05 August, 2008
Comprehensive procedures and up-to-date paperwork are the foundations for effective risk management. IC spoke to insurers and operators in the US and UK about their experiences and plans.
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