Rodgers receives STEP Diamond Award


At the 7th Annual Safety Conference, held by Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. (ABC) of the Carolinas, NC Department of Labor Commissioner Cherie Berry and interim director of the South Carolina Department of Labor Emily Farr presented Rodgers with a STEP (Safety Training Evaluation Program) Diamond Award.

Established by the ABC National Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) Committee, the Safety Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) program was developed and written by contractors, for contractors. Diamond Award recipients’ Total Recordable Incident Rate (TRIR) must fall 50% below NAICS code average and maintain an Experience Modification Rate (EMR) of 0.7 or below, among other requirements.