Troy McLaughlin’s inspirational leadership has been a building block for Washington Patriot’s teams, the company’s success and client satisfaction. His demeanor, professionalism and charisma are contagious, and it shows in his ability to effectively communicate with his project teams. He has a genuine concern for the safety of each and every individual on the jobsite.
As Washington Patriot’s general superintendent, McLaughlin is involved in all aspects of the company’s safety program. He instills a sense of ownership to all foremen and superintendents by empowering them to be actively involved in all safety matters.
McLaughlin keeps up on the latest safety trends and shares them with all project teams to make sure that they are implemented on each project. He has spent a considerable amount of time this past year working on the company’s new silica-compliance guidelines and sharing his thoughts with everyone during the process to gain buy-in from other superintendents.
In the case of an accident or incident, McLaughlin shares his observation about why the incident may have occurred and then provides feedback on what can be done to prevent similar occurrences in the future.