Higdon Construction is committed to working safely.Safe work environments can only exist when safety is the first priority. Safe work practices protect our employees, our customers’ employees, customers’ assets, the community, and the environment.
Our project supervisors and employees are entrusted with the primary responsibility for safety on our projects and are backed by a staff of certified safety and training professionals. This has allowed Higdon Construction to earn the reputation of being a reliable resource which can be utilized to consistently complete projects safely.
Higdon Construction maintains an extensive, behavior based safety program, exclusively developed for our company, known as S.T.A.R.T (Safe Today And Return Tomorrow). Our program has been audited and approved by auditing firms like NCMS and ISNetworld and is compliant with DOT and OSHA regulations.
Higdon Construction also stays compliant with Operator Qualification requirements for DOT regulated industries and coordinates our Operator Qualifications through assessments and performance evaluations under the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) and Operator Qualifications Solutions Group (OQSG). Our records are maintained in ISN and Veriforce.
Where required Higdon Construction has qualified employees with Transportation Workers Identification Credentials, (TWIC)..