Safety

Safety Standards & Procedures

Perkinson Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer, providing a safe work environment for all associates. Employees are trained to comply with all local, state, and federal safety regulations.

Foreman and Project Superintendents are responsible for maintaining safe work conditions within their areas, ensuring that all operations are carried out with the utmost regard for safety. Employees are responsible for consistently following all established safety procedures, wearing required/recommended personal protective equipment, promptly reporting potential hazards, and for fostering a proactive culture focused on the safe and responsible use of Perkinson Construction facilities and equipment.

Every Perkinson Construction team member is responsible for the safety and health of each other and our surroundings.  By accepting mutual responsibility to operate safely, we all contribute to workplace and community well being.

In addition, we provide mandatory CPR/First Aid classes, random monthly drug testing, and weekly foreman and drivers meetings to review various safety topics to eliminate workplace accidents.

Perkinson Construction has certified employees trained in the following:

  • Confined Space
  • Competent Person
  • Miss Utility Damage Prevention
  • Responsible Land Disturber
  • American Red Cross CPR/AED-Adult and Child
  • American Red Cross Standard First Aid
  • OSHA 30
  • OSHA 10
  • Erosion and Sediment Control

As both a SWAM certified enterprise and a VDOT pre-qualified contractor, we meet federal and state qualifications for bidding and contracting government projects.

Our Associations:

Business Exchange
www.bxava.com

Hopewell / Prince George Chamber of Commerce
www.hpgchamber.org