Health & Safety

Health and Safety Record

Our people are our most important asset. Providing a safe and healthy working environment for all employees, as well as for subcontractors and visitors to our premises or field operations, is our first priority.

The company administers a comprehensive health and safety education and training program managed and coordinated by a designated in-house Safety Officer. And our workforce, from the company President to the newest junior staffer, is committed to putting that education and training into practice in the field, in the shop, and in the office.health-safety


TRAINING & CERTIFICATION

  • OSHA 30-hour Health & Safety
  • OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER
  • OSHA 8-hour annual HAZWOPER refresher
  • OSHA 10-hour Occupational Safety & Health
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Confined space entry
  • Trench excavation safety
  • Hazard awareness
  • Hazard communication
  • Respiratory protection
  • Fall protection
  • Heavy equipment operation

Company-wide safety meetings are conducted quarterly.

ON THE JOB SITE
A site-specific program is developed for every project and reinforced by on-site engineering and supervisory staff. We continually underscore the importance of safe site practices through:

  • Weekly site inspections conducted by an independent third-party consultant
  • Weekly toolbox talks
  • Random and post-accident drug testing
  • Alcohol and drug testing


MAKING THE GRADE
We consistently earn an Experience Modification Rate (EMR) significantly below the national average.  This is a reflection of both out corporate dedication to providing a safe and healthy work environment and our workforce dedicated to putting that training into practice.

Effective Date EMR
May 2013 0.84
May 2012 0.84
May, 2011 0.68
May, 2010 0.68
May, 2009 0.66
May, 2008 0.64

In 2012, the most recent year available, our OSHA incident Rate was 0.96, further confirmation of a total company commitment to site safety.

Licenses & Certifications


Licenses & Permits


Professional Affiliations


Core Certifications*


NJ/DE/MA Wastewater Licenses


American Water Works Association


OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER


NJ licensed electrical contractor DBA More Electric


Water Environment Federation


OSHA 8-hour Refresher


MA Licensed Site Professional


Association of Engineering Geologists (AEG)


OSHA 10-hour Construction


NJ UST/Sub. Eval/Install Certification


National Groundwater Association

8-hour Competent Person


Commercial Driving License (CDL)


Association of General Contractors (AGC)


Confined Space


MA Construction Supervisor


National Water Well Association (NWWA)


First Aid/CPR


MA Equipment Operator Class 2A Hoisting License

   


Professional Geologists (NH)