Safety

Safety

Tom Veert Contracting Ltd. is committed to ensure the safety, health and well being of all employees, subcontractors, clients and visitors. At Tom Veert Contracting Health and Safety is not only the top priority, it is our core value.

Tom Veert Contracting’s Goal is Zero injuries and Zero incidents, everyone goes home safe, we execute this by developing and implementing a continual improving Health and Safety program that meets or exceeds all regularities and client requirements. Additionally we pro-actively monitor Health and Safety related trends and implement changes or corrective measures as required to correct the issue before an incident occurs.

All new employees of Tom Veert Contracting Ltd. are introduced to the organization with a standard and job specific Orientation and Training, Job specific training includes but is not limited to:

  • Specific Equipment
  • Excavation Techniques
  • STARRT Card
  • Spotter
  • Traffic Control
  • Basics and Frontline Supervisor
  • Working at heights
  • Rigging and Hoisting 
  • Transportation of Dangerous goods
  • Forklift and Zoom boom
  • Fall Arrest
  • Surface Miner
  • Common Core
  • First Aid
  • Incident Investigation
  • Fire Extinguisher usage
  • Joint Health and Safety Committee Safety Representative

Tom Veert Contracting Ltd. is in the final stages of completing the Infrastructure Health and Safety Association (IHSA) Certificate of Recognition (COR) Audit for the province of Ontario. Tom Veert Contracting Ltd. is committed to achieving Ontario COR and intends to do so in the year of 2019.