Why Join ACRP?

Why Join ACRP? There are times when an existing member of an association, or someone considering joining such an organization, questions the worth of such an investment in both money and time.  Following is a contribution by a long time member of ACRP, one of the founding fathers and a […]

What’s so Good about Training?

Every once in a while I pause and wonder, “Is what I’m doing, really worth it?”  “Will there be people who really benefit from this training?”  “Are we all helping or hurting the process, by training?”  Then I step back a little further and get a look at the bigger picture and it hits me, “Yeah, what we are doing really […]

Could you have passed the 8th grade…in 1895?

Submitted by Ken Overton Remember when grandparents and great-grandparents stated that they only had an 8th grade education? Well, check this out. Could any of us have passed the 8th grade in 1895? (LOOK CLOSELY… THAT’S EIGHTEEN NINETY FIVE!) This is the eighth grade final exam from 1895 in Salina, […]

Want to be an industry insider?

Knowing ACRP’s Mission … Improve the lifting equipment safety standards, consulting and inspection for all those in the lifting and rigging industries. Represent the crane and rigging industry in regulatory forums. Promote lifting equipment safety standards. Knowing how you would benefit … ACRP provides up-to-date information through national meetings, newsletters, […]