STEP – MERIT BASED SAFETY RECOGNITION FOR THE MERIT SHOP!
Members of Associated Builders and Contractors of Indiana / Kentucky that receive award status in the STEP safety management system are among the safest construction companies in the nation. Make STEP part of your company’s strategy to improve safety and productivity. Enroll TODAY!
Founded in 1989 as a safety benchmarking and improvement tool, STEP has evolved into a world-class safety management system that dramatically improves safety performance among participants regardless of company size or type of work. Participating ABC member firms measure their safety processes and policies on 25 key components through a detailed questionnaire with the goal of implementing or enhancing safety programs that reduce jobsite incidents.
To Get Started: https://step.abc.org/Step/WelcomePage
Chapter deadline: August 1
National deadline: December 152016
Every ABC member wants to send its workers home safely every night. Take the first step towards achieving world-class safety by participating in STEP, whether you are beginning your safety journey or continuing to strengthen your performance.
Getting started with STEP is free, and it can help you lower your workers compensation insurance rates.
STEP IMPROVES PERFORMANCE
Read ABC’s 2023 Safety Performance Report to understand the impact of STEP participation on safety performance. Packed with infographics and practical takeaways, the report documents the dramatic impact of using proactive safety practices to reduce recordable incidents by up to 85.5 percent, making the best-performing companies 688 percent safer than the industry average.
Click Here to read the 2023 ABC Safety Performance Report.
ABC TOTAL HUMAN HEALTH INITIATIVE
ABC has introduced the Total Human Health Initiative in its STEP safety self-assessment this year so that members can familiarize themselves with the program and evaluate where they need to improve. ABC will not count THHI scores toward a rating of Diamond, Platinum, Gold, Bronze or Participant this year, but starting in 2024 the association will count them in the STEP scoring.