Safety

Farmer & Irwin is committed to the health and safety of our employees. Since 2006 our NCCI Worker's Compensation modifier has consistently been below the average contractor modifier of 1.0. Our 2016 modifier is at .90.

Training and education are ongoing and updated to reflect the changes in our industries and workplace environments. “Tailgate Safety Meetings” are held weekly at active jobsites to maintain safety awareness. Below are some of the programs, plans, and policies that our team has participated in as part of the safety training.

  • Safety Committee and Safety Training Program
  • Safety Rules and Accident Prevention Rules
  • Safety Committee Inspection Procedures & Accident Investigation
  • “Right to Know” Program and Training Program
  • First Aid Procedures
  • Record Keeping Procedures
  • Drug Free Workplace Program
  • Fleet Management Program
  • Lock Out/Tag Out Policy
  • Fall Prevention/Protection
  • Emergency Preparedness Plan
  • Hazard communication Program (MSDS)
  • Forklift Safety Program
  • Mold Remediation Policy
  • Quality Control
  • Confined Space Policy
  • Electrical Grounding Policy
  • Blood Bourne Pathogens Policy
  • Tool Safety & Inspection Policy
  • Aerial Lift Safety Policy
  • Hearing Conservation Policy
  • Personal Protective Equipment Safety Policy
  • Scaffold Safety Policy
  • Excavation & Trenching Policy
  • Job Safety Analysis
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Emergency Spill Response Plan