Charlotte, N.C., Feb. 20, 2014 … The Association of Builders and Contractors (ABC) announced today that Hendrick Construction, Inc. has been recertified for its Safety, Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) program. Hendrick Construction received a 2012 National Safety Excellence Award, recognizing its continued commitment to jobsite safety and exemplary safety performance and programs. That  was the third time in its 11-year existence that Hendrick Construction was been honored with a National Safety Excellence Award from the ABC. Hendrick was also honored in 2011 and 2008. 
Established in 1989 by the ABC National Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) Committee, the Safety Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) program was developed and written by contractors, for contractors. 
“Safety is one of our core values,” said Roger Hendrick, president of Hendrick Construction. “Our employees work diligently to create safe job sites and we are pleased to see their commitment recognized.” 
Hendrick Construction, Inc. is a Charlotte, N.C.-based general contractor that provides commercial construction services throughout the Southeast. The company’s portfolio includes facilities for corporate headquarters, manufacturing, industrial, health care and bio-tech companies, as well as schools, government buildings, churches, entertainment venues and restaurants. Visit www.hendrickconstruction.com. 
ABC is a national association with 72 chapters representing 22,000 merit shop construction and construction-related firms. ABC's membership represents all specialties within the U.S. construction industry and is comprised primarily of firms that perform work in the industrial and commercial sectors of the industry.