Subcontractor: Safety
Over 300,000 hours (tie)
Subcontractor -- Most Improved

University Mechanical Contractors

Photo courtesy of University Mechanical Contractors
Workers from University Mechanical Contractors place a tank at a water treatment plant in Spokane. Company employees are encouraged to stop unsafe work.

By all statistical measures, University Mechanical Contractors had an outstanding year for safety.

Its OSHA recordable rate was 1.71, compared with a mechanical contractor average of 6.8. Its EMR was 0.5787, putting the company in the top 1 percent of construction companies in Washington.

University Mechanicalís top job included 450 days without a recordable incident. And its largest project involved more than 260 consecutive days (180,000 hours) without a recordable incident.

Beyond these numbers, the AGC Safety Team member expects and supports safe work. Every employee is empowered to stop unsafe work and to take responsibility for creating a safe workplace.

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