Safety

We Think Safe –Therefore We Work Safe

Safety is more than a promise – it’s our way of life 

When it comes to risks, we know that no two projects are alike, and also recognize the inherent changes that must be addressed and incorporated as the field of safety itself continues to evolve. That’s why we constantly keep safety top of mind through hours of mandatory ongoing education programs, training sessions and on-site implementation.

It’s simple. The best way to run a productive, cost-efficient project is to run that project 100% safely. Safe operations reduce downtime, protect employees, maximize company value and contribute directly to the profitability of our clients.

We can boast the highest standards for safety in the industry. It’s the best measure of success, and one that we constantly measure ourselves against, from the pre-planning stages all the way through final execution.

Safety – it’s our highest priority and our most valuable asset.

Keys to Safety: Enforce Policies and Listen
Kelchner safety training is designed to ensure that our employees understand the reasons behind the rules. One way we do this is by getting employee input to help create programs that everyone understands and supports.

Clean Employees
Kelchner has clean job sites and clean employees. Kelchner operates according to the highest requirements of the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation for a drug-free workplace, which include random drug testing, employee education, supervisor training and expanded employee assistance.

  • What they are saying…

    Kelchner meets (the) schedule and does quality work, (they) will also adapt as required to schedule changes.

    Joel C.
    Operations Manager

    I have worked with some of the largest excavating companies in the United States and I remained skeptical about working with

    Chris D.
    Construction Manager