Elements of Our Safety Program

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2012 MICCS Zero Injury Award
2012 ICA Golden Summit Safety Award
2011 ICA Golden Summit Safety Award
2010 NRC/RT&S Contractor Safety Award
2010 ICA Golden Summit Safety Award
2009 MICCS Safety Leadership Award
2008 ICA Golden Summit Safety Award
2007 Trenchless Technology Project of the Year

At Midwest Mole, safety is always a part of everything we do. For over 30 years the phrase "Safety first, Quality second and Production third" has been more than a slogan, it is how we at Midwest Mole conduct our business and ourselves.

At each job site Midwest Mole identifies and reacts to eliminate hazards so that we maintain a safe work environment.

Safety Quality Production

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“Working Safe Is My Responsibility” is on the back of each safety vest. Each worker must commit to working safe. Not just to protect them but to also protect their co-workers.

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Safety Committee

Our Safety Committee is a growing force in shaping safety at Midwest Mole. The committee is made up of all levels and skills working that the Mole and are performing some great innovations.

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Safety Training

Continuous training is a proven aspect of a successful safety program. From orientation to site and hazard specific training, we are dedicated having to a well trained work force.

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Safety Inspections

Job site inspections by our safety director provide a means to gage now our program is succeeding. Address areas of concern and interact and exchange ideas with the foremen and crews.

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Safety Awards

Annually, safety awards are given to everyone on work crews without a serious mishap. We also present special “Safety Recognition” awards and a top Foreman safety award.

Midwest Mole Video From MICCS Banquet

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Taking Danger Out of the Job - Tunnel Business Online's August 2009 Feature Story

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