Safety Excellence Award

Safety Gold Dalton

The Safety Excellence Awards, originated in 1987, are presented based on the ability of an individual aggregates operation to maintain a safe workplace, evidenced by its safety performance over a consecutive period of time without an MSHA reportable injury.

2016 Award Winners

Safety Excellence Award Winners

The Safety Excellence Program was created in 1987 to promote safe working conditions and practices and to recognize, on an annual basis, individual operations with exemplary safety records among NSSGA member companies. Safety Excellence Awards recognize individual operations that have gone the longest duration without a reportable injury in their size category. Data on which the award is based is provided by the U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA).

Safety Excellence Award Winners

CategoryAwardFacilityCompanyCity, StateYears Incident Free
SmallGoldSouthington Sand and PitOldcastle, Inc.New Britain, CT40
MediumGoldAbilene Black Lease QuarryVulcan Materials CompanyVestavia, AL21
LargeGoldDalton QuarryVulcan Materials CompanyJacksonville, FL27
SmallSilverCity Transfer PitOldcastle, Inc.Draper, UT33
MediumSilverOnslow QuarryMartin MariettaRaleigh, NC19
LargeSilverRio Medina QuarryMartin MariettaSan Antonio, TX11
SmallBronzeSunniland MineVulcan Materials CompanyJacksonville, FL33
MediumBronzeBenson QuarryMartin MariettaRaleigh, NC16
LargeBronzeCorona StoneVulcan Materials CompanyVestavia, AL8

Sterling Safety Award Winners

The Sterling Safety Award was created in 1994 to recognize the companies that have the lowest total accident incidence rate for the previous year in their category among NSSGA members. Sterling Awards recognize member companies that achieve the lowest injury incidence rate for the previous calendar year (2013) in their size category. Data on which the award is based is provided by MSHA.

CategoryAwardCompanyCity, State
SmallGoldIddings Quarry, Inc.Mifflinburg, PA
MediumGoldWiregrass Construction Company, Inc.Dothan, AL
LargeGoldSpecialty Granules Inc.Hagerstown, MD
SmallSilverTed Ondrick Materials GroupChicopee, MA
MediumSilver Glenn O. Hawbaker, Inc.State College, PA
LargeSilver Natural Resource Partners L.P.Houston, TX
SmallBronzeBing Construction Company of NevadaGardnerville. NV
SmallBronzeTresca Bros. Sand & Gravel Inc.Millis, MA
SmallBronzeBond Construction Corp.Spencer, MA
MediumBronzeChantilly Crushed Stone, Inc.Chantilly, VA
LargeBronzeBluegrass Materials Company, LLCJacksonville, FL