To celebrate, a luncheon was held on February 7, 2012 for all Oldcastle Precast- Idaho Falls's employees where they received the VPP Star Worksite Flag which was presented by David Kearns, the Boise Area Director of OSHA. The VPP Star status recognizes the outstanding efforts of managers and employees who have implemented exemplary safety and health management systems (SHMS).
“The Oldcastle Precast-Idaho Falls team is very dedicated to their safety program. They have willingly taken over the tasks of Program Managers, BBSO’s and helped to train and watch over one another so that everyone returns home to their families safely”, stated Bruce Davis, general manager. “We would like to thank Ed Milano for taking the time to help us through the review process. Your knowledge and expertise was very beneficial.”
The Idaho Falls facility’s three year Total Case Incidence Rate (TCIR) and Days Away/Restricted/
In the United States there are a total of 2,395 VPP sites. Of the 2,395 VPP sites, 1,681 are in Federal OSHA enforcement states, of which Idaho is one. The Oldcastle Precast Group has five VPP sites nationwide-- Oldcastle Precast Littleton-CO, Oldcastle Precast Concord-NC, Oldcastle Precast Auburn-WA, Oldcastle Precast Wilsonville-
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About Oldcastle Precast, Inc.:
Oldcastle Precast, Inc. is the leading manufacturer of precast and polymer concrete products in the U.S. Providing engineered product solutions nationwide to a number of market sectors including:
Water - Transportation - Power & Energy -Communications
Engineering Services - Construction Services - Government/Military
Oldcastle Precast is part of Oldcastle Building Products. For more information please visit www.oldcastleprecast.com.