Safety

Our Safety Philosophy

At Delaware Elevator, Inc., our employees and their safety are of utmost importance to the success and well-being of our company. We firmly believe it is our duty as an employer to provide our valued team members with the safest possible workplace environment. To uphold this commitment, we have developed a comprehensive in-house safety program that includes thorough training procedures and regular inspection protocols.

Our team members are the backbone of our company, and we recognize that the unique skills, experience, and tireless efforts of each individual have been instrumental in driving our success. It is our unwavering policy to treat all employees with the utmost fairness, dignity, and respect, fostering an atmosphere of harmony where everyone has the opportunity to grow and thrive within the organization. We firmly believe that by working collaboratively with our team in a friendly and cooperative manner, we can collectively contribute to the continuous development and prosperity of our business – benefiting both the employees and the company as a whole.

To this end, the management of Delaware Elevator is dedicated to constantly evaluating and improving general workplace conditions, from safety and cleanliness to employee accommodations. We are always striving to exceed industry standards. We welcome open dialogue with our team members and encourage them to provide feedback and suggestions for enhancements, as we are committed to maintaining an environment where everyone’s voice is heard, and their concerns are addressed.

Our ultimate goal is to foster an atmosphere of trust, empowerment, and mutual success, where our employees know they can depend on us to prioritize their well-being and support their growth and development within the company. We also maintain a strict substance abuse policy, ensuring our employees and customers can always depend on an alert, and responsible workforce. We do have specific substance abuse procedures in place to assist those in need.

Safety Accolades

ABC National 2024 Top Performer
Delaware Elevator, Inc. is honored to be named an ABC National 2024 Top Performer for our achievements in health and safety, quality, diversity, company culture and innovation.️

  • 59th Nationally out of all companies
  • 28th Top Trade Contractors
  • 12th Top Government Contractors
  • 10th Top Military Contractors
  • 9th Top Residential Contractors
  • 7th Top Specialty Contractors
  • 2nd Top Museums/Monuments/Parks Contractors

As an ABC Top Performer, Delaware Elevator achieved Diamond status in ABC’s STEP Safety Management System, which makes the top-performing contractors more than six times safer than the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics industry average, according to ABC’s Safety Performance Report. The majority of the honorees also must earn ABC’s Accredited Quality Contractor credential, which recognizes commitment to corporate responsibility in quality, safety, talent management—including inclusion, diversity and equity—education and community relations.

2024 Highwire Gold Safety Award Recipient

Delaware Elevator, Inc. is proud to receive the Gold Safety Award from Highwire for the 8th year in a row!

This award is presented to companies registering a safety score of 85-94% in the Safety Assessment Program. We are pleased to be recognized for our superior safety management program.