Value & System
Value & System
Built for Good is Built for Life.
To protect, innovate solutions and create trust. It is part of the culture – from workers and subcontractors on the jobsite to the management team who is relentless in doing the right thing.
Over 8.5 million hours without a lost-time accident.
Zero tolerance on unsafe behavior – a core value.
Innovation of processes to ensure safety on site: Ongoing safety observations with subcontractors on site, A no cell-phone policy.
Lessons Learned – over 5,000 documented at every phase to capture best practices – brings together virtually all teams before you need to solve a problem
Disciplinary Action Plan – incident investigation practice, safety huddle procedure and pre-task safety analysis – are all tools Walbridge has innovated to reduce lost-time accidents.
The first construction company in the history of Michigan OSHA to be given the Star Award distinction for work-site safety excellence.
Safety distinctions awarded in 2010: Ranked “best in the country” by the Associated General Contractors, Construction Safety and Excellence Award; U.S. Army Corp of Engineers Safety Award for large military contractors; First place by the American Society of Concrete Contractors, Burr Bennett Award for Safety; Construction Industry Safety Excellence Award – General Building Contractor, Construction Users Roundtable (CURT).
A simple promise: Safety in everything we do.