Escondido, CA (PRWEB) February 05, 2014
Baker Electric Inc. is pleased to announce it has received a 2013 Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) San Diego Chapter Inc. Construction Safety Excellence Award (CSEA). Baker Electric was honored with First Place in the Specialty Contractor Division - 500,001 to 700,000 work-hour category. Baker Electric has now won the first place award in this category for three consecutive years -- 2011, 2012 and 2013. The current Baker Electric safety entry has moved on to AGC national competition.
The San Diego safety awards were presented at the 2014 AGC San Diego Chapter Installation of Officers, Directors, AGC Membership Awards and Safety Awards event on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014 at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront.
The AGC’s CSEA program is the industry’s elite safety excellence awards program for construction companies of all sizes and occupational divisions. It recognizes companies who excel at safety performance and who have developed and implemented premier safety and loss prevention programs. The purpose of the award is to recognize those construction companies who excel at safety performance. CSEA closely examines each candidate's commitment to safety and occupational health management and risk control. Judges look for evidence of company management commitment, active employee participation, safety training, work site hazard identification and control, and safety program innovation.
The AGC San Diego Chapter CSEA selection process covered qualitative measures, program evaluation checklists, and qualitative essays. In its entry, Baker Electric Inc. demonstrated outstanding safety and loss prevention management including risk controls, safety training, work site hazard identification and safety program innovations. The following company representatives were in attendance: President, Ted Baker; Safety Manager, Angie McAnelly; Vice President of Pre-Construction, Keith Fleming; Director of Business Development, Lance Wankier, Pre-Construction Manager Utility Solar, Dan Sicard, Area General Foremen, Dan Gillogly, Tim Dunbar, Brian Farr, Todd Albright, Controls Group Operations Manager, Scott Thorn, Project Manager, Jessica Woodson-McMurtie.
“It’s a distinct honor to receive the San Diego AGC Construction Safety Excellence Award for three consecutive years,” said President Ted Baker. “At Baker Electric our strong health and safety culture is key for our employees continued safety and well-being, along with ensuring our company’s profitability and sustainability. This award honors all of our management and employees who make safety their number one priority.”
Baker Electric Inc. serves as both a prime and subcontractor and has completed multimillion dollar contracts throughout Southern California's San Diego, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, Ventura and Imperial Counties, as well as projects in Central and Northern California. Public and private sector projects span commercial, industrial, high tech, manufacturing, education, military, hospitality, gaming, power generation and residential developments.
For more information about Baker Electric Inc. visit http://www.baker-electric.com.
About Baker Electric Inc.
Founded in 1938, Baker Electric, Inc. is a closely held corporation under the leadership of fourth generation family members. It provides comprehensive pre-construction services and the planning, coordination, design | build, in-house electrical engineering and project management of any size project from initial design to follow-up maintenance. The company serves as both a prime and subcontractor. The company’s solar arm, NB Baker Electric, Inc., dba Baker Electric Solar designs, builds and installs photovoltaic solar power systems for new and existing homes and commercial facilities across Southern California. For more information, visit http://www.baker-electric.com.