Charlotte, N.C., Sept. 15, 2017 … The Occupational Safety and Health Division (OSH) of the N.C. Department of Labor has approved Hendrick Construction for continued participation in its Building Star program. Building Star recognizes construction companies and worksites that have an established and effective safety program, demonstrated leadership in health and safety and cooperation between employees and management to ensure a safe and healthful workplace.

“Hendrick Construction, Inc. has defined its responsibilities in terms of safety and health expectations,” said LaMont Smith of the N.C. Department of Labor in a letter to company President Roger Hendrick. “It is quite obvious your company makes safety and health practices a vital part of your company’s operations. I congratulate you and your employees on the excellence of your safety and health program.” 

“Safety is one of our core values,” said Hendrick. “Our employees work diligently to create safe job sites and we are pleased to see their commitment recognized.”

Hendrick Construction has long been recognized for its commitment to safety. The company is the three-time recipient of the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) National Safety Excellence Award, recognizing its continued commitment to jobsite safety and exemplary safety performance and programs. Hendrick Construction has also been honored multiple times with ABC’s Platinum Safety Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) Award.

Additionally, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has approved Hendrick’s Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP) promoting effective worksite-based safety and health. 

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, restaurants and hotels. Visit www.hendrickconstruction.com