Safety

Our dedication to employee safety, in what can be a dangerous business, is second to none. Shepard Steel’s strong safety culture ensures that we preserve a healthy, injury-free, productive team. Some highlights of our program include:

 

  • A comprehensive incentive program that rewards safe work practices.
  • OSHA 10 and 30 hour trained project managers, drivers and administrators.
  • An active in-house safety committee that has;
  • An authorized OSHA outreach trainer
  • Holds a seat on the AISC (American Institute of Steel Construction) Safety committee for the country.
  • Serves on the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP)

 

Over the years, Shepard Steel has received numerous safety awards, including:

  •  National Safety Council of Western New England – Outstanding awards for Nationally Reducing our Occupational Safety Incident Rate (Below the National Average)
  • ABC – (Associated Builders Contractors): received a Silver award in 2014 and a Gold award for 2015 – for outstanding performance in safety and incident reduction of employee injuries.
  • CCIA / AGC – 2015 award for outstanding Safety Program