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Professional Crane Safety From SMCLR
(A Crane Co.)

At SMCLR, we take crane safety seriously. As a part of the Crane Co. family, we bring a wealth of experience and expertise to ensure that every job site has the highest level of safety standards. Our professional approach allows us to provide comprehensive solutions that prioritize the well-being of your workers and the integrity of your operations. With our technical knowledge, meticulous attention to detail, and commitment to excellence, you can trust SMCLR to deliver crane safety solutions that meet and exceed industry regulations. Whether assessing risks, implementing safety protocols, or providing training, our team is dedicated to creating a safe working environment for everyone involved. Choose SMCLR for professional crane safety that you can rely on.


Follow OSHA & ASME B30 Safety Standards for Crane Companies 

According to OSHA standards, companies should address crane safety hazards through specific regulations applicable to general industry, maritime, gear certification, and construction. Meanwhile, ASME B30 offers the safety standard for cableways, cranes, derricks, hoists, hooks, jacks, and slings.

Our trained professionals conduct thorough inspections and implement rigorous safety protocols to ensure compliance with these standards. We emphasize the importance of having certified operators and conducting regular equipment inspections to identify and mitigate any potential risks. Our team also pays close attention to the area below the crane and maintains clear communication channels to enhance safety awareness.


Reinforce Your Crane Safety Standards

Our crane rental company believes safety is paramount and enables you and your team to operate your cranes without error. SMCLR (A Crane Co.) helps prevent accidents and protect workers seamlessly as a part of our crane services. Whether you have experience operating cranes or are new to the field, we empower you to independently use your crane and increase productivity for the benefit of your employees and business. 


Contact SMCLR (A Crane Co.), our crane company, today for more information about our professional crane safety training services for our local clients in Western Texas and Southeastern New Mexico.

Professional Crane Safety for Your Team

By partnering with SMCLR, you can benefit from our expertise in crane safety training. We provide comprehensive programs that cover key safety measures, including selecting the right crane for the job and complying with training requirements. We aim to empower your team to operate cranes independently, increase productivity, and protect your employees and business.

Contact SMCLR (A Crane Co.) today to learn about our professional crane safety training services. We serve clients in Western Texas and Southeastern New Mexico, delivering customized solutions tailored to your unique needs and ensuring a safe working environment.

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SMCLR’s Drug-Free Work Environment

At SMCLR, we understand the importance of a drug-free work environment in ensuring our team members' and clients' safety and well-being. That's why we have taken proactive steps to register with DISA, a leading organization in drug and alcohol testing services.


By partnering with DISA (Drug & Alcohol Testing Industry Association), we establish and uphold strict policies and procedures that promote a drug-free workplace. Our commitment to maintaining a drug-free environment is rooted in our dedication to safety, productivity, and maintaining the integrity of our operations. It allows us to provide our clients with the peace of mind of knowing they are working with a company that values and prioritizes safety.


Continued Commitment to Excellence in Crane Safety

At SMCLR, continuous improvement is the key to success. Our A-Rating with IS Networld and our drug-free work environment demonstrates our ongoing dedication to excellence, ensuring that we provide our clients with the highest service, safety, and integrity.


Contact SMCLR today to experience the difference between working with a reputable and reliable crane services provider. Trust in our expertise, and let us help you achieve your goals while maintaining the utmost commitment to quality, safety, and professionalism.

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Stay Up-to-Date on Crane Service Industry Standards

The crane industry constantly evolves, with new technologies, regulations, and best practices emerging regularly. For businesses in this industry, staying up-to-date on industry standards is crucial to remain competitive, ensure safety, and maintain customer trust. In this comprehensive guide, we will explore the current state of the crane industry, the latest developments, the negative impact of falling behind, organizational compliance and grades, and practical ways for businesses to stay informed and adapt to industry changes.


Current State of the Crane Service Industry

The crane industry is experiencing rapid advancements in technology and innovation. From smart design and manufacturing to modular and adaptable cranes, the industry embraces cutting-edge solutions that enhance efficiency, productivity, and safety. As highlighted by industry news sources such as Cranes Today Magazine and Crane Network News, these developments are shaping the crane industry's future and creating new business opportunities.

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Negative Impact of Failing Crane Company Standards

Failure to keep pace with industry standards can seriously affect crane companies. Companies must adopt the latest technologies and practices to avoid becoming outdated and losing their competitive edge. Outdated equipment and processes can lead to inefficiencies, increased downtime, and higher maintenance costs. Additionally, failing to comply with industry regulations and standards can result in penalties, legal issues, and damage to a company's reputation.


Organizational Compliance and Grades

Various regulations, organizations, and ratings come into play to ensure adherence to industry standards. One prominent organization is IS Networld, which evaluates contractors' performance and compliance in health and safety, quality management, and regulatory compliance1. Achieving and maintaining high grades with organizations like IS Networld demonstrates a company's commitment to excellence, professionalism, and reliability. A high rating gives businesses a competitive advantage, instilling confidence in clients and differentiating them from their competitors.


Practical Ways to Stay Informed

Staying up-to-date on industry changes and advancements is essential for businesses in the crane industry. Here are some practical strategies to help companies remain informed and adaptable:

Regular Industry Research: Invest time and resources in researching industry publications, news sites, and magazines like Cranes Today, Crane Network News, and These sources provide valuable insights into the latest developments, technologies, and regulatory changes.

Participate in Industry Events: Attend conferences, trade shows, and seminars within the crane industry. These events offer networking opportunities, educational sessions, and access to industry experts. Organizations like World Crane and Transport Summit Asia and Hoist magazine host events worth exploring.

Join Professional Associations: Become a member of professional associations such as the Crane Industry Association of America (CIAA) or the International Crane Foundation (ICF). These organizations provide access to industry resources, training programs, and networking opportunities.

Collaborate with Industry Peers: Engage in partnerships and collaborations with other crane businesses. Sharing knowledge, experiences, and best practices within the industry can help identify emerging trends and foster innovation.

Continuous Employee Training: Implement training programs to update employees on industry standards, safety protocols, and technological advancements. This ensures that your workforce remains skilled and knowledgeable in the latest practices.

Meet Customer Expectations With Top-Tier Crane Safety

In today's rapidly evolving crane industry, staying up-to-date on industry standards is not just advantageous but necessary  for businesses to thrive. By regularly monitoring industry developments, achieving high grades through organizational compliance, and leveraging available resources, crane companies can maintain their competitive edge, ensure safety, and meet customer expectations. Embrace change, invest in education, and adapt to new technologies to secure a successful future in the dynamic crane industry.

Disclaimer: The information provided in this guide is for informational purposes only and should not be considered as legal or professional advice. Businesses should consult with industry experts and relevant authorities to ensure compliance with regulations and standards.


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