Health & Safety
Our highest priority is to provide a safe and healthy workplace.
Earth Systems knows the importance of excellent Health and Safety (H&S) management to our growth, profitability, and long term success. We are committed to meeting the highest standards of corporate responsibility by protecting our employees. We are working to continually improve our H&S performance.
Our policies specify that Earth Systems employees must be responsible for their H&S and must exhibit and encourage safe work behaviors. We have company-wide processes including improved awareness, communication, safety audits and accident investigation programs to improve our safety performance.
Earth System’s H&S Program exceeds OSHA standards. Our H&S policies were evaluated by IS Networld’s stringent verification process. The company maintains an IS Networld ranking of A. We have earned numerous awards from clients in recognition of our outstanding health and safety performance.
As a term of employment with Earth Systems, all field personnel must complete a 40 hour OSHA Hazardous Waste Operation and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) course. The HAZWOPER training is augmented with:
- 8-hour annual HAZWOPER courses
- OSHA Supervisor Training
- A Medical Surveillance Program
- Training for Excavation Design and Oversight
- Smith Defensive Driving Course
- Transportation Worker Training