November 4, 2013 – Crane & Rigging Hot Line announces the winners for the 2013 Top Trainer Awards. William “Hank” Dutton, senior technical specialist for Travelers Insurance Co., Hartford, Conn., has been named the 2013 Top Trainer in the Corporate Category, and Angelo Alverio, senior instructor/inspector for Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau, Orlando, Fla., is the 2013 Top Trainer in the Professional Category. Read more about the winners in the November 2013 issue of Crane & Rigging Hot Line. Continue reading Dutton, Alverio Named Top Trainers for 2013
Bob Berry, winner of the 2011 Top Trainer award in the Corporate Category, recently donated his scholarship to an up-and-coming safety professional in the Sims Crane & Equipment organization.
“Chris Peek was assigned to me as a safety assistant,” said Berry, who is director of safety for the Tampa, Fla., crane rental company. “It is nice to see a young person with drive and an attitude to learn.” In discussing with him the qualifications needed for a career in safety, Berry said he saw an opportunity to use the $2,000 scholarship he was awarded as a Top Trainer winner to help Peek develop his career. Continue reading Sims Crane Safety Director Invests in Future Safety Professional