Safety is our culture

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TARGET ZERO

Safety is the greatest responsibility of our company, with our employees being our most valuable resource. Each employee is held responsible to meet and exceed all work activities in compliance with governmental standards, established company procedures and accepted construction safe work practices. Our goal is Target Zero - Every time out.

The Solid Platforms Safety 1st Culture

Solid Platforms, Inc. has established its Safety 1st culture since day one. Our award-winning Safety Program enforces a policy of proactive risk management under the direction of our full-time Safety Director. Below is just a small sampling of the lengths we’ve taken to ensure the safety of all those on a Solid Platforms job site.

  • Full-time corporate safety professionals
  • Safety certified field supervision
  • Development of site-specific safety policies
  • Proactive analysis of unsafe conditions or activity
  • Participate in state and national programs to produce “Best of Class” initiatives
  • Coordinate and implement safety initiatives in partnership with other craft organizations
  • Perform specialized safety audits on all job sites
  • Daily and weekly safety meetings to educate and inform our workforce

Our safety program has been audited and accepted by the following organizations:

  • Coalition for Construction Safety (CCS)
  • ConstructSecure, Inc. (CS)
  • Avetta (formerly PICS)
  • ISNetworld (ISN)
  • BROWZ

Safety 1st Training

Each member of the Solid Platforms’ field operations team is a qualified scaffold erector. We ensure this by employing a daily mentoring program and mandating variants of the following requirements for our team members in the field

Supervisors & Safety Inspectors

  • OSHA 30 for Field Supervisors
  • OSHA 40 for Scaffold Card (includes rigging & suspended scaffold)
  • OSHA-500+ for Project & Safety Management
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Job Hazard Analysis (JHA)
  • Portable Atmospheric Monitor
  • Accident Incident Investigation
  • Substance Abuse Awareness
  • Competent Level Fall Arrest Inspection
  • Confined Space Supervisor

Scaffold Erectors

  • OSHA 10 for all field personnel
  • UBC 40 Scaffold certification for all Scaffold Erectors
  • Signal & Rigging certification for all hoisting activities
  • Substance Abuse Program Card for all Scaffold Erectors