Kaplan Construction Receives Diamond STEP Award from ABC Massachusetts
BOSTON, MA announces it has received the Diamond Safety, Training, and Evaluation Process (STEP) Award from the (ABC) at the 11th Annual (GCI) Safety & Education Dinner. The Diamond STEP Award represents the highest level of recognition awarded by ABC and a benchmark standard for safety.
Kaplan has received the STEP Award annually since 1998 and has been awarded the highest level of recognition in the program for 10 years in a row. The firm has previously received the National Safety Merit Award.
In addition, as founding members of the ABC Massachusetts Chapter Workers' Compensation Self-Insured Group, Inc., Kaplan has been proactive in developing and enforcing a comprehensive and effective safety program.
"Safeguarding the health and welfare of our employees, subcontractors, and site visitors is one of our highest priorities," said , President of Kaplan Construction. "Maintaining accident-free construction operations is not only our primary concern, but it is our utmost responsibility as contractors. Our safety record demonstrates our commitment to safety first, with zero lost-time in the last six years and an Experience Modification Rate (EMR) average of 0.89."