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Safety

There is no higher priority at SASCO than the safety of our people. We are proud of our top flight safety record and are committed to an incident free work environment. We have devoted the resources and developed the strategy to assure that commitment is a reality. 

Leadership

Safety starts with leadership. The responsibility of our field and office management team is to continually improve upon our premier construction safety record. Our Pledge to every employee is to send them home in the same condition in which they arrived. 

Our Safety Director regularly undertakes site visits to review the implementation of our standards and ensure corrective and preventative actions are in place. 

 

Structure

SASCO has a dedicated Safety Department comprised of season professionals. The department oversees the implementation and effectiveness of our overall safety program include education and training programs, code research, safety file maintenance, workers' compensation management, and liaison with all trads' safety professionals, insurance professionals, and regulatory agency personnel. 

 

Projects will often have dedicated site safety personnel but will always have supervision responsible for site safety. 

 

Award Winning Program

SASCO's award winning safety program is continuously evolving and improving. Some of the key elements of our program include:

 

 

Management Commitment

Comprehensive injury and Illness Prevention Program

Corporate safety goals that meet or exceed our client's expectations

Formal Job Hazard Analysis Program

Drug and Alcohol Substance Abuse Program

Safety Auditing Program

Comprehensive Training Programs

Incident Investigation Program

Subcontractor Safety Requirements 

Employee Involvement and Participation

Safety is a team effort and we involve our people and encourage their feedback and suggestion to improve the effectiveness of the program. Employees actively participate in safety education such as safety meetings, safety courses, training activities and identifying and correcting hazardous situations. 

AED (Automatic External Defibrillators)

Aerial Work Platform-Operator Training

Blood borne Pathogen Safety Training

3D CAD BIM Modeling

Confined Space Entry Training

Defensive Driving - DDC4

Trench Shoring

Fall Protection

Fall Rescue Training

First Aid/CPR

Advanced Foreman Training

Forklift Operator Training

Hand Protection

Hearing Conservation & Safety

Heat Stress Prevention

Powder Actuated Tool Training

Horizontal Lifeline Training

Infection Control Training

NFPA 70E/Hot Work

OSHA 10/QSP

OSHA 30

Rigging Safety Awareness

Roof-Edge Fall Protection

Scaffold-Competent Person Training

Scaffold-User

Telehandler-Operator Training

Scissor lift-Train the Trainer and Operator

Sexual Harassment Prevention

Traffic control