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FREE SC&RA Webinar - December 5, 2012

Webinar Topic: Economic Year in Review and Forecast

Chris Sleight, editor of International Construction magazine, will look at the key global economic trends that impact the specialized crane market and oversize/overweight transportation sector. In addition to general economic forecasts for different parts of the world, Mr. Sleight will look at construction markets and the specific factors that determine the business climate for owners and operators of large fleets of cranes and associated equipment.

Speaker: Chris Sleight, editor, International Construction

Price: FREE for Members and Non-Members

When: December 5, 2012 @ 12 pm EST

 

Register here!

Tags: construction market, SC&RA, free webinar, crane & rigging

FREE Webinar from SC&RA - April 11 @ 12 EST

SC&RA is hosting another free webinar on April 11th at 12 EST.  See below for topic information and how to register.  

 

Crisis Management - Effective Strategies for Dealing with the Unexpected

SCRA free webinar
It’s the crisis you most dread — a fallen piece of equipment, an employee injury, an accident on the road — and it is now being covered by the media. Is your company prepared? This webinar will arm you with the best practices in crisis communications, with a particular focus on issues important to companies in specialized transportation and crane and rigging.

You’ll learn how to:

  • Apply the best practices for speaking to the media and other key stakeholders, which can make all difference between a company thriving during a crisis and closing its doors forever
  • Apply the main elements of a communications strategy that gets your messages out
  • Identify the key components of a communications contingency plan
  • Use social media during a crisis
  • Regain the trust of employees, customers, partners, and other stakeholders

By participating in this webinar, you will learn how to mitigate potential crises and safeguard your company’s reputation. 
 
Cost: Free

Click Here to Register

Presenters:

Bruce Cordingly, Principal
Sound Counsel Crisis Communications

J. Vander Stoep, Principal
Sound Counsel Crisis Communications

Tags: SC&RA, free webinar, crane & rigging

SC&RA FREE Webinar - July 27, 2011

 

SC&RA Free Webinar

Mark your calendars!  SC&RA is hosting another FREE online webinar! 

Loss trends for the Crane, Rigging and Specialized Transportation Industry 

Join us in July as SC&RA’s exclusively endorsed property and casualty partner will present loss trends that your company should be aware of for establishing safety and risk management programs.  Based upon frequency, this webinar will cover the 5 most common crane losses and the 5 most common transportation losses.  Additional information will be provided on the most costly losses, strictly from a financial perspective.  The last part of the webinar will deal with the most frequent causes of severe disability and death.  This information will be based upon the loss trends developed from 2009 and 2010, national industry data. 

Cost: FREE

Presenter:  NBIS Experts

Click here to register. 

Safety is always a top priority at Bishop Lifting Products.  In order to stay up-to-date on all current safety practices, members of our QHSE team will also be on the webinar.  We encourage all crane & rigging professionals to participate and listen to SC&RA's webinar on July 27th.

Tags: rigging safety, SC&RA, free webinar, crane & rigging, crane safety