ACE is pleased to announce that the Associated Builders and Contractors National Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) Committee has awarded ACE Platinum status in ABC’s Safety Training Evaluation Process (STEP) for three consecutive years–2015, 2016, and 2017.
STEP is the standard for developing world-class safety programs in construction and is designed to help both large and small contractors evaluate every aspect of their corporate safety and health program and identify opportunities for improvement.
STEP Platinum level recipients must meet the following qualifications:
- Total recordable incident rate (TRIR) of 25% below NAICS average
- Experience Modification Rate (EMR) of les than 0.8 * ACE Painting’s EMR is 0.67
- No fatalities resulting in OSHA citations for the last 3 years
- Meets the minimum score on 20 key components
At ACE, we take the safety of our employees seriously. In fact, we believe we have a moral obligation to ensure that each employee arrives home safely each day. We’re proud that our commitment to safety has been recognized by ABC!