MOBILE, Ala. (March 12, 2015) – The Mobile Section of the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Alabama named White-Spunner Construction’s (WSC) Safety and Compliance Manager, Ross Moyer, “2014 Safety Leader of the Year” at its 13th annual Construction Safety Excellence Awards luncheon on Wednesday, March 11 at the Mobile Country Club. Moyer was chosen for the award based on his dedication and innovativeness as WSC’s safety leader, as well as his active participation and contribution to safety in the construction industry.
“I am truly honored to receive this award,” said Moyer. “I can manage and implement all the new procedures I want, but it wouldn’t mean anything without a shared commitment to safety from each of our employees at WSC. I’m very thankful and proud to work for a company where each individual understands the importance of safety and takes personal responsibility to make sure everyone stays safe at all times.”
The company was also presented with a Construction Safety Excellence Award in the Building Division for maintaining an excellent safety record throughout 2014. WSC finished the year with more than 127,000 hours worked without a lost-time incident, OSHA recordable or OSHA violation, bringing the company’s overall total to 2.25 million consecutive safe hours worked.
Mobile Section, Alabama AGC is a part of The Associated General Contractors of America, Inc., the leading association for the construction industry. AGC represents more than 26,000 firms, including more than 6,500 of America’s leading general contractors, more than 9,000 specialty contracting firms and more than 10,500 service providers and suppliers. AGC is dedicated to safety and accident prevention, continuing education, research in methods and materials, ethics and trade practices, and market development. The Association serves its members by providing guidance in the fields of labor relations, legislation, public relations, contracts and bidding procedures.