Safety is our primary concern. That's why we have a company wide goal of Zero injuries and accidents on every job we perform. Through constant reiteration of our safety procedures, immediate response to all unsafe acts, and positive reinforcement of safe behavior, we have been highly successful in reduction of higher-risk activities. Our Safety Record works for you with a reduction in our E.M.R. and lowered insurance costs, a savings which we pass on to the customer, as well as personal comfort of finishing each day accident free. Cougar Electric Inc. recognizes that safety is the most important aspect of our business. We owe it to both our customers and our employees to maintain the highest of standards when it comes to safe working conditions and methods.
Our Safety Committee is compromised of top-level management from all divisions, who work closely with Cougar Electric Inc. Safety director and consultants to review and update current policies and procedures, to guarantee the highest possible level of safety performance. As our company has grown, we have stepped up our efforts to ensure safety on each and every project, including a Safety Orientation for new personnel, and company wide Awareness and Incentive programs to promote a safe working environment; and finally yearly safety orientation of ALL field and management personnel.
Full-time Safety Director
Safety Manual for Industry
Daily Safety Meetings
Weekly Safety Audits
Progressive Disciplinary Policy
Drug Testing Test for Cause
Accident/Near Miss Investigation Safety Training (includes new hire orientation)
Yearly Foreman Appraisals tied to Safety Performance Project Safety Analysis - P.S.A.
A pre-job assessment of known or predictable hazards