WEST POINT – The Associated General Contractors of Iowa announced the winners of the AGC of Iowa Recognition of Safety Excellence Awards (ROSE), awarded to contractors who demonstrate a cultural commitment to safety and proudly sponsored by Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services, Inc. This year’s award winners were announced at the ROSE Awards luncheon during AGC of Iowa’s Spring Day in Des Moines, Iowa.
Jones Contracting Corp. of West Point was honored in the Portland Cement Paving Division for safety excellence under 100,000 hours worked.
Winners have innovative safety programs and strive towards zero work site fatalities and multi-catastrophic injuries. Top safety programs also have active employee participation, safety training, and work site hazard identification and control. “We are continually trying to improve safety in Iowa’s construction industry and on job sites every day,” said AGC of Iowa Safety & Health Committee Chair Darin Johnson of Reilly Construction Co., Inc. “The very essence of these awards is an illustration of our business’ dedication to safety, and the companies we honor exemplify the very safest contractors in the construction industry and those who have successfully integrated safety into their businesses.”