Safety

 2014201320122011
Worker's Compensation Experience Modification Rate (EMR) .4144 .4167 .4403 .4927
Number of Recordable Injuries 4 1 2 4
Number of Lost Time Accidents 1 0 1 1
OSHA Recordable Incident Rate (IR)* 8.85 2.89 5.55 7.98
Lost Workday Case IR 2.21 0 1.38 1.99
Number of Fatalities 0 0 0 0
Employee Hours Worked 90,348.50 69,203.00 72,003.50 10,0248.50

* Calculated by using the total number of reportable injuries and using the following formula: IR = (total injuries x 200,000) ÷ total hours worked.


DIX has a written Safety Program that addresses:
Personal Protective equipment, Fire Prevention procedures, Lock-out procedures, Confined Spaces procedures, Fall Protection and Subcontractor Safety requirements.

DIX uses a behavioral based safety program to monitor and proactively improve our safety performance.

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holds weekly safety meetings on-site for all employees.

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holds quarterly safety meetings for all supervisors.

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Corporate Safety Director and Independent Consultants conduct periodic field safety inspection.

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has a written hazard communication program.

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conducts an Employee Orientation Program that defines employee responsibility.

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uses safety as criteria for rating our foremen during performance reviews.

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has a job specific Activity Hazard Analysis.

Safety Achievements and Awards:

  • Top Performer for Safety & Claims Management-2014 Inland AGC Lowest EMR & Top 3 Lowest
  • EMR of .41 and Maintaining a 10 year Average of EMR of .57
  • Safety & Claims Management Excellence 2014 Dix Corporation Top Performer Retro Refunds
  • Excellence in Safety –Dix Corporation Building Division – 25% below Division Incident Rate of 2013
  • Excellence in Safety –Dix Corporation –Division –Zero Incident Rate for 2013
  • Certificate of Commendation for Excellent Safety Record for 2013 – Zero Incidence Rate- 50,000
  • work hours and over Building Division
  • 2013 Inland AGC Lowest EMR
  • Safety & Claims Management Excellent Award 2012
  • National AGC Safety Award – Zero Incidence Rate-Heavy/Industrial Division – 50,000 HR and over 2009, 2010 & 2011
  • National AGC Safety Awards, IR 25% below national average – 10 out of past 11 years
  • Inland Northwest AGC 2010 Tom Mauer Award for Top Safety Director.
  • Top 5 lowest EMR of .44 and for maintaining a 12 year average EMR of .62
  • Top Performer Management for Safety & Claims-2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013

 

For further information please contact:

DIX Corporation
Bob C. Haskins, Safety Director
4024 S Grove Road
Spokane, WA 99224
(509) 838-4455