UCI competed with companies from around the United States in the Heavy Division / 100,000-300,000 man hours. The prestigious panel of judges represented a variety of industry associations:
UCI and its affiliated companies completed the entire 12 months of 2008 with no recordable or lost time accidents. A total of 314,730 man-hours were worked with a clean safety slate. The industry standard is 3.5 recordable accidents a year, and
2.0 lost time accidents*.