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Revised: May 7, 2012
Bonland's No. 1
value is Safety, and therefore, we place a high importance on
providing our employees with a safe work environment.
EMR rating, which is currently .561 in New Jersey, has over the past
ten (10) years been .620 or lower. We are particularly proud of our
lowest rating of .322 and continue to place our efforts on reaching
this milestone again. We are also very proud of our .88
Pennsylvania and .93 New York ratings.
a result of our attention to Safety, Bonland's activities at your
job site will occur within the boundaries of our Safety Program.
Program begins with a commitment from top management. We believe
that we have a moral obligation to ensure the safety of our
employees and recognize that good safety practices make good
management is deeply committed to providing a safe environment and
takes an active role in our Safety Committee and Programs. We
communicate our commitment to Safety with the goal of Zero
Accidents. Our short-term goal is to achieve an accident free
year. Our long-term goal is to be an accident free company.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
We provide quality
personal protective equipment, which includes safety glasses, hard
hats, fall protection, hearing protection and gloves, in addition to
a variety of other protective equipment. Our Project Managers and
Field Foremen ensure that the appropriate protective equipment is
available on our jobsites.
employees are required to wear hard hats and safety glasses,
regardless of whether it is a job site requirement. We feel that it
is important to be a leader in Safety.
jobsite audits, site safety reviews and quarterly safety
observations. Corrective action is taken where needed, in addition
to the findings being used to improve our overall Safety Program.
Our Safety Specialist, Safety Committee, consultants and
representatives from insurance companies perform the audits, our
project managers perform the site safety reviews and our managers
and foremen perform the safety observations. These safety
inspections allow us to ensure that our safety rules and practices
are being applied and that corrective action is taken where needed.
In the event that
an accident does occur, Bonland has a formal Accident Investigation
Procedure, which includes identifying the corrective action needed
to prevent reoccurrence.