TRANS-UNITED INC. of Burns Harbor, Indiana, received the 2024 Zero Accidents Award from the Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association. SC&RA is an international organization comprised of more than 1,350 members from 46 nations.

The SC&RA Zero Accidents Award is given to member companies having zero recordable accidents or incidents during the previous year (2023).

Firms across the United States and around the world submit dozens of entries to the SC&RA Awards competition each year. The Awards program recognizes worldwide excellence in the crane, rigging, and specialized transportation industry.

About Trans-United, Inc.

Trans-United, Inc. is a premier specialized transportation service provider ranked a Top 50 Specialized Carrier in North America. Servicing North America since 1964, the company has evolved to transport over-dimensional, and overweight freight, as well as non-permitted open deck, dry van, and LTL freight. To support company assets, Trans-United Logistics provides additional capacity through partner carrier relationships operating at an exceptional service level.

The Safety department and diesel mechanic shop work alongside Operations to ensure drivers and equipment operate at the Trans-United standard. These two departments prioritizing safety resulted in company equipment traveling 2,931,788 miles with zero accidents!

About SC&RA

The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) is an international trade association of more than 1,350 members from 46 nations. Our members are involved in specialized transportation, crane and rigging operations, machinery moving and erecting, industrial maintenance, millwrighting, manufacturing, concrete pumping, and rental services. SC&RA helps members run more efficient and safer businesses by monitoring and affecting pending legislation and regulatory policies at the state and national levels; and researching and reporting on safety concerns and best business practices. For more information, visit