At ELS, we take pride in our proprietary in-house safety program, which establishes strict standards of safety that far exceeds those of our competitors. ELS recognizes the importance of compliance with all federal, state and local laws to include OSHA, the US Army Corps of Engineers EM385-1-1 Safety and Health Requirements Manual, state and federal Department of Transportation. Our employees must pass a drug screen and full criminal background check.

ELS requires employees to complete a rigid safety training and certification program to include:

  • New Hire Training/Certifications
  • Safety Orientation for New Hires
  • On-Boarding Training for New Hires
  • Refresher Training for all employees
  • Confined Space Entry
  • HAZWOPER
  • HAZCOM (Hazard Communication)
  • GHS and SDS (Safety Data Sheets)
  • Drug Free Workplace
  • Drug & Alcohol Abuse (Screening required every 6 months)
  • Driver Safety
  • FMCSA-DOT Compliance
  • Fall Protection
  • First Aid-CPR-Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Osha 10 & 30 Hour Construction Industry
  • Material Handling
  • Forklift Operator Certification
  • Lock Out-Tag Out
  • Equipment and Process training