The STEP Program is open to any ABC Contractor and participating provides you an opportunity to measure your safety program’s progress using the 20 key components self-evaluation, identify areas of improvement and benchmark your performance with fellow ABC Members. There are 6 levels of STEP Achievement: Participant, Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum and Diamond. There is no fee for STEP involvement at the Participant, Bronze, Silver or Gold level. There is a fee of $235 for Platinum and $435 for Diamond.
If you have any questions on the application or process, please call Ed Capodanno in the ABC office at (302) 328-1111 or firstname.lastname@example.org
ABC National Safety Training and Evaluation Process Awards or STEP Awards
Merit Based Safety Recognition for the Merit Shop! Established in 1989 by the ABC National Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) Committee, the Safety Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) program was developed and written by contractors, for contractors. There is no charge for this service (unless you are applying for STEP Diamond or Platinum), and your responses are strictly confidential.The STEP application is a self assessment tool designed to assist companies in evaluating their safety program. It was created in 1989 and brings great value to your company's safety program and can be used as a valuable business development tool.
STEP - Merit Based SAfety Recognition for the Merit Shop!
Established in 1989 by the ABC National Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) Committee, the Safety Training Evaluation Process (STEP) program was developed and written by contractors, for contractors. There is no charge for this service (unless you are applying for STEP Diamond or Platinum, or submitting via the paper application), and your responses are strictly confidential.
This year, 41 ABC Delaware members companies have been present STEP awards for safety and three companies have received the ABC National Safety Excellence Award.
"The STEP award program provides an organized approach to analyze and further develop your company's safety and loss prevention program," said ABC Delaware President Ed Capodanno, "and provides a vital, objective method to measure safety program improvements. STEP award certificates are given for bronze, silver, gold, platinum and diamond. Congratulations to all the winners."
Bronze Award Winners:
Harry Caswell Plumbing
Silver Award Winners:
Commonwealth Fire Protection
Gold Award Winners:
George & Lynch
J. F. Sobieski Mechanical
Melvin Joseph Construction
People Ready Skilled Trades
Platinum Award Winners:
The Tri-M Group
Wayman Fire Protection
Color Works Painting
Eastern Industrial Services
M. Davis & Sons
Nickle Electrical Companies
Pearce & Moretto
Ralph Degli Obizzi & Sons
Each year ABC National Safety Excellence awards are given to recognize companies who exhibit a continued commitment to job site safety and whose safety performance and programs are judged to be exemplary by the ABC National Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) Committee. Awards are based on data submitted via STEP applications, essay questions and video interviews with company owners. Award categories are based on a company's total work-hours per calendar year.
We are pleased to announce that three ABC Delaware members are presented with this award in 2019: ColorWorks Painting, Eastern Industrial Services and M. Davis & Sons.
ABC Delaware Chairman Jeff DiSabatino congratulations Eastern Industrial team members
(right to left) Matt Kelly, Mary Grimes and Eric Robertson.
ABC Delaware Chairman Jeff DiSabatino congratulates M. Davis Safety team members
(right to left) Tom Harley and Ryan Piselli.