ROEBUCK, S.C. (July 13, 2017) – Roebuck Buildings celebrated a remarkable safety milestone on Thursday, July 12. The company achieved 3,500 days without a lost-time accident, meaning more than 75 employees did not miss work due to an injury suffered on the job.
Roebuck Buildings has also received the Gleaming Star 2018 Safety Award from the South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation (LLR). This is the third consecutive year the company has received the award.
“We are proud of our employees for accomplishing this significant safety milestone,” said Allen Poole, COO of Roebuck Buildings. “Although the emphasis is on training and record-keeping, it is our workers – the folks in the fields – that make it possible to achieve this record.”
Dean Anderson, President of Roebuck Buildings said, “Working 3,500 days without a lost-time accident requires a conscientious effort and making intentional choices every day. I am proud of our employees and their commitment to safety. Achieving this milestone takes an incredible amount of time, effort, and resources to implement, and the results of safe employees and a safe workplace are more than worth the effort.”
About Roebuck Buildings, Company, Inc.
Roebuck Buildings is a general contractor with a wide array of experience and expertise serving clients throughout the Southeast. Headquartered in Roebuck, SC, the company has provided design-build and general contracting services for commercial, industrial, retail, community, and municipal clients since 1947. For more information, please visit our website at www.roebuckbuildings.com.
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