KANSAS CITY, KANS. -- The Fagan Company has been named a first place award winner in the Annual Safety Excellence Awards Program sponsored the Builders’ Association; the Missouri and Kansas Chapter of the Associated General Contractors of America; the Missouri Division of Labor Standards; Kansas Department of Labor; and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Kansas City Area Office. Fagan received the award in the Subcontractor Division for 100,001 – 200,000 work hours.
A leading mechanical contractor and provider of maintenance services throughout Kansas and western Missouri, The Fagan Company is a subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE: EME), a Fortune 500® leader in mechanical and electrical construction, energy infrastructure, and facilities services for a diverse range of businesses.
The Builders' Association Safety Excellence Awards Program recognizes member companies who have developed and implemented excellent safety and health programs through management commitment, employee training, and program innovation. The program closely and confidentially examined each candidate's commitment to safety, occupational health management and risk management. The judges looked for evidence of company management commitment, active employee participation, safety training, work site hazard identification and control, and safety program innovation.
“At Fagan and within the entire EMCOR organization we have worked hard to develop a culture of safety,” stated William Adams, President and CEO. “We are passionate about the safety of our workers and have made a commitment to the goal of achieving zero accidents so they may return home safely every day.”
Fagan's commitment to safety is part of a multi-tiered, integrated approach that includes a “Zero Accident Program” as well as a host of supporting initiatives such as the "Be There For Life" program. This EMCOR effort is designed to educate employees and their families about the importance of safety through use of workplace posters, company newsletters, mailings, and other creative tactics intended to reach employees and their families.
Founded in 1958, The Fagan Company has grown to become one of the largest heating and air conditioning contractors in the greater Kansas City and Wichita metropolitan areas. A full-service mechanical contractor, with specialty sheet metal capabilities, the company provides comprehensive mechanical contracting, maintenance and refrigeration services for commercial, industrial and institutional projects, including office buildings, hospitals, colleges and universities, telecommunications, schools, warehouses and industrial facilities. Based in Kansas City, the Fagan Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc.