BE&K Building Group Presented with STEP Diamond Award at ABC's Annual Carolinas Safety Conference
October 16, 2015

Dave Rouse, Senior HSE Manager, represented BE&K Building Group at the 6th Annual Safety Conference sponsored by ABC of the Carolinas held on October 15 in Charlotte, North Carolina. At the safety awards luncheon, Dave proudly accepted the prestigious STEP Diamond Award on behalf of our company. The award was presented by ABC’s Doug Carlson, President & CEO, and Suzanne Richards, Vice President of Workforce Development (pictured with Dave).

BE&K Building Group is also an active participant in the N.C. Department of Labor's (NCDOL) Carolina Star Program, which is designed to recognize and promote effective safety and health management systems. Dave was a presenter in "Hazard Recognition — Home and Work Analysis" during the NCDOL Star Program Conference held on September 17, 2015.

More about ABC's STEP Diamond Award
This is the fourth consecutive year that BE&K Building Group has won ABC's STEP Diamond Award — the highest-level award in ABC's National Safety Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) program. As a national STEP award recipient, BE&K Building Group has been recognized throughout 2015 by various local ABC chapters — ABC of the Carolinas, ABC of Greater Houston, ABC of Virginia and ABC Metro Washington.

More about NCDOL's Carolinas Star Program
Through the Carolinas Star program, management, labor and the state's Occupational Safety & Health (OSH) Division establish a cooperative relationship at a workplace that has implemented a strong program. BE&K Building Group has been involved in the Carolinas Star Program since 2009. Presently, BE&K Building Group has three active Building Star projects in North Carolina.