Commercial Roofing Safety
Providing you with the latest safety products and advancements to protect your building, the people inside it and our crews is our priority. Prior to the start of any roofing project, a comprehensive safety plan will be reviewed with each customer and the crew.
Here is how safety is taken seriously at CentiMark:
Keeping your roof safe is our top priority!
There are a variety of safety accessories available to make your roof as safe as possible!
Some of these include:
- Roof hatches
- Safety rails
- Safety lines
- Perimeter warning lines
- Positioning systems
- Skylight screens
- Walk pads
Safety Incidence Rates
Safety incidence rates measure a company’s performance as determined by the number of injuries that occur for every 100 employees who work 40 hours per week, 50 weeks per year.
CentiMark Ltd.’s Incident Rates are lower than the industry average!
3.20 CentiMark vs 5.6 average
Safety Inspector Teams
In addition to a Corporate Safety & Risk Department, CentiMark employs full time branch safety inspectors. Their primary responsibilities are project safety set-up and follow up, unannounced inspections to ensure compliance with all customers, CentiMark, Federal and local rules and regulations. Branch safety inspectors work together with Safety and Operations to ensure compliance and to protect you, your assets, employees and CentiMark crews.
CentiMark Ltd. is a COR™ Certified Contractor. COR, or Certificate of Recognition, is a national standard for the measurement and continuous improvement of workplace health and safety systems in Canada. We continue our commitment to safety through compliance audits of our policies and job sites by outside inspectors.
All roofing crews participate in mandatory, written training programs conducted by our full-time safety specialists. Additionally, monthly safety meetings are conducted by the operations managers with all production and service personnel to review general and job specific safety issues. Mandatory safety meetings are conducted each quarter by regional safety specialists for all CentiMark associates to present and discuss a wide range of safety issues common to all employees. Periodic Safety Meetings are conducted by regional safety specialists to address any accident trends or potential problems and/or the findings of unannounced jobsite inspections.
In addition to regular training programs, CentiMark Ltd. is fully trained in accordance with the Working at Heights regulations. Working at Heights is an Occupational Health and Safety Awareness and Training Regulation (O. Reg. 297/13) that requires employees of contractors who use fall protection on the job site, to be properly trained. Training is mandated throughout Canada.