At Sargent Electric Company, our employees are our most valuable asset and their safety is an integral part of our Company’s culture. Our Company holds employees and field staff at every level responsible for maintaining a safe workplace. Together with our sister company, Sargent Safety Services, we specialize in providing a strong safety program which protects our employees, field personnel and clients from workplace accidents.
We believe that holding our team to a high standard of safety and constantly improving on-site communications will create an environment where safety is both expected and rewarded. This commitment consistently places our safety program as one of the best in the industry. To ensure that safety remains uncompromised, each employee receives training on potential hazards, preventative actions and OSHA regulations. In addition, all employees are provided with proper equipment and training.
Our promise to safety is best illustrated in numbers. Our accomplishments include:
- Over 1.1 million man-hours worked without a lost time injury
- Lost-time incident rate of 0.36
- Current OSHA incident rate of 1.44
- Interstate EMR of .83
- Intrastate EMR of .64
- Developed the Foreman’s Daily Safety Plan, an industry first
- All supervisors and technicians are trained in NFPA 70E Safe Work Practices
- All key foremen receive OSHA 10 & 30-hour continuing education