Diamond STEP Safety Award Steve Thessing Nabholz Associated Builders and ContractorsNabholz recently earned Diamond status in the Associated Builders and Contractor’s Safety Training Evaluation Process (STEP) for 2017.

STEP is the standard for developing world-class safety programs in construction and is designed to help both large and small contractors evaluate every aspect of their corporate safety and health program and identify opportunities for improvement.

Nabholz achieved Diamond status, which is the highest STEP level. Companies are qualified on their Total Recordable Incident Rate (TRIR), Experience Modification Rate (EMR) and compliance with 20 key components of effective company safety and training programs.

Safety is Nabholz’ top priority. Recently, the company has focused efforts on an educational safety campaign called “Commitments to Life By” (C2LB) aimed at educating team members on the 12 hazards that routinely cause jobsite incidents and accidents. For each hazard, Nabholz’ safety roundtable produced content to help team members recognize risks and avoid injury.

Founded in 1949, Nabholz Corporation has offices in Arkansas, Kansas, Mississippi, Missouri, and Oklahoma. The company is currently ranked #133 on Engineering News-Record’s list of the Top 400 Contractors in the nation. For more information about Nabholz, go to www.nabholz.com.