Associated Builders and Contractors Northern California (ABC NorCal) announced C.T. Brayton and Sons, Inc. of Escalon, Diede Construction, Inc. of Lodi, and SJRRSS, Inc. of Stockton are among its 25 recipients of its 2017 Safety Training Evaluation Process (STEP) Awards. These awards recognize Northern California member companies and industry leaders who have implemented world class safety programs in their companies.
“We are proud to salute these and other amazing leaders within our industry who have gone above and beyond the call to ensure the safest, healthiest and best possible industry standards for their employees, customers and workplace,” said ABC NorCal President and CEO Michele Daugherty. “Safety is paramount. These companies are committed to making the well-being of their workforce Priority One as they grow and serve our communities.”
C.T. Brayton and Sons, Inc. is a general contracting and construction management firm, family-owned since 1946, operating in Escalon. The company believes a business is no better than the people it employs. Therefore, it places great emphasis on the people they hire to represent the company. At C.T. Brayton and Sons, Inc., they take pride in the quality of their work, the integrity of their people, and the strength of their relationships with clients, according to the recognition information.
Their business philosophy is based upon providing a high-quality product at a competitive price, built upon a foundation of personal trust. They are knowledgeable in all areas of the building industry, but recognize that there always is more to learn. As each project is completed, they analyze their experiences and continually make adjustments to maintain the highest of standards.
Family-owned Diede Construction, Inc. (DDC) in Lodi has grown its reputation by building with integrity since 1978. Today they design, build and manage properties throughout Northern California. The company continues to grow based on their ability to handle larger, more complex projects – projects requiring their signature creativity and comprehensive services.
Since 1935, SJRRSS, Inc. (Roto-Rooter Plumbing) has served San Joaquin County and nearby areas with expert troubleshooting, installation and restoration. They do everything from maintenance to hydro excavation.
Since 1989, ABC has instituted the Safety Training Evaluation Process (STEP), a safety benchmarking and improvement tool to help member firms to measure their safety processes and policies. STEP is based on 20 Key Components, through a detailed questionnaire with the goal of implementing or enhancing safety programs that reduce jobsite incident rates.
ABC NorCal represents nearly 500 companies, both large and small, across Northern California.