Donna Puglisi, 
   February 13, 2014

Washington, D.C. – Associated Builders and Contractors’ (ABC) Greater Michigan Chapter announced that three member companies received top honors Feb. 11 during the 24th annual Excellence in Construction Awards celebration at the Grand Wailea in Maui, Hawaii.  

“It’s an honor to be able to recognize these amazing companies for their impressive achievements in making safety a core value,” said 2014 ABC National Chairman Dan Brodbeck, president and CEO of Compass Partners, LLC. “They truly represent the best the merit
shop has to offer."

National Safety Award Winners 
·        Three Rivers Corporation, Midland, Mich. – Excellence
·        Fisher Contracting Company, Midland, Mich. – Excellence 
·        G.E. Insulation CO., Sanford, Mich. – Excellence 

The 2013 National Safety Excellence Award winners were selected from ABC member firms that achieved Diamond, Platinum and Gold status in ABC's Safety Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) and were judged on self-evaluation scores, lost workday case rates, total recordable rates, leading indicator use, process and program innovations and video interviews conducted by members of ABC’s National Environment, Health & Safety Committee.  

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