Denver – Associated Builders and Contractors Rocky Mountain Chapter awarded many member companies with Safety Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) awards for meeting specified standards in various areas of construction safety. These companies were presented with their awards at the Safety and Education Awards Banquet held on Thursday, May 18 at the History Colorado Center in Denver.
STEP awards are granted by ABC National based on applications, and they are given at five different levels: bronze, silver, gold, platinum, and diamond. These categories are based on each company’s safety program performance in twenty Key Components; the qualifications combine OSHA required safety data with self-assessment requirements to give a comprehensive view of the company’s safety program.
To qualify for the prestigious Diamond Level STEP award, candidates must meet ALL of these requirements: TRIR at or below 50 percent of the BLS NAICS code average in each of previous three years, ERM at below 0.7 beginning Jan.1 of the application year, no lives lost or catastrophic incidents, company-wide, during the application year, no lives lost or catastrophic incidents, company-wide, during the last three years resulting in an OSHA Citation and a minimum 20 key comments score.
Diamond Level STEP Winners
Platinum Level STEP Winners
Gold Level STEP Winners
Silver Level STEP Winners