2002 Step Award

The ABC STEP program helps member construction firms evaluate their safety performance and safety training programs. ABC is proud to congratulate RSI Roofing, Inc. who earned the Platinum STEP award this year, the highest safety award conveyed to ABC member contractors through ABC National.

RSI Roofing, Inc. met very stringent safety guidelines, including:

Having an occupational injury and illness rate of less than 8.0 (industry average is 8.8)

Having a site specific written safety and health program, based upon either American National Standards Institute or OSHA guidelines, that includes employee involvement.

Providing training for employees on hazards specific to their jobs.

Providing effective supervisor training modeled on OSHA's 10-hour construction safety course.

Designating safety managers who receive training equivalent to OSHA's 30-hour construction safety training course

Having a track record that includes no willful or repeat serious violations in the last three years, and no fatalities or catastrophic accidents in the last three years that resulted in serious citations.

Congratulations to Empire State ABC'S 2002 Platinum STEP Award Recipient, RSI Roofing Inc.