Associated Scaffolding has achieved Platinum in Associated Builders and Contractor’s STEP Safety Management System, meaning the company is 655% safer than the industry average. This is the highest achievable level for our company type. Founded more than three decades ago, STEP has evolved into a world-class safety program that dramatically improves safety performance among construction industry participants.
According to ABC’s annual Safety Performance Report, STEP participants, regardless of company size or type of work, and can reduce recordable incidents up to 85%, making the best performing companies more than eight times safer than the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics industry average. To learn more about the STEP program, visit abcstep.org.
Associated Scaffolding has worked hard to develop a culture of safety that is encouraged and maintained throughout the company, from our Corporate office down to each individual driver, warehouse worker, and scaffold erector. The ASC Safety Department, Salesmen, and Branch Managers are critical in ensuring that every job we do has safety as the ultimate goal, and this award is a testament to their tireless efforts.