Enterprises, Inc. established the full-time position of safety director
in 1988 to meet the on-site safety needs of employees. Valcom supplies
our employees with all safety equipment, personal protective equipment,
and required posting and signs required by the individual job sites.
a weekly basis, the safety director makes a tour of all active job sites
to accomplish the following important tasks.
General walk-through and safety assessment of potential hazards specific
to the site and recommends remediation of problems identified.
At each site visit, all Valcom employees are gathered together for a
safety meeting that covers construction safety and how it relates to
their job. This allows for a short review of specific problems and preventative
Aid/CPR - Annual certification and training to field employees
truck training - Certified as job requires
actuated tools ? Annual certification of new personnel
training - All personnel assigned lasers are certified
training - Personnel are trained in the basics of scaffolding erection,
maintenance, and safety
electrical safety and proper use of ground labels fault interrupter
understanding of MSDS information and attending labels
field personnel are required to inspect daily all equipment assigned
and tag-out for repair any equipment not meeting a safe standard.