Committed to Zero: How We Made Real Safety Happen
March 8, 2017
At Interstates, we have been very fortunate in our safety achievements. For instance, reaching 1,000,000 hours without a recordable incident in 2016. Or more recently, the 2017 ABC National Safety Excellence award. Because of achievements like these, we are often asked how we do it. That is a great question with some soft, but important answers.
Construction Week is here!
October 4, 2016
At Interstates, we're celebrating Construction Week 2016 with a week of exciting updates! We are kicking off the week by sharing a new video focused on our commitment to people, education, safety, and family.
Keeping Your Electrical Plant Healthy
September 20, 2016
How can you determine the electrical health of your plant and keep it healthy through electrical preventative maintenance? Preventative maintenance comes in many forms, but the general consensus is to be proactive vs. reactive with electrical issues. Electrical issues are often discovered too late and result in costly and lengthy shutdowns. By utilizing an electrical preventative maintenance program, you can identify potential issues while also ensuring safety of plant personnel.
August 16, 2016
As a parent, my experience with young drivers has taught me to be cautious when choosing a first vehicle. A fender-bender may happen at some point, likely in a congested school parking lot. While searching for a vehicle for the third new driver in my family, the search criteria included: affordable price, marginal cosmetic, and fairly reliable.
Recent Arc Flash Updates to NFPA 70E & The NEC
July 28, 2016
Ensure your facility is within compliance. Here are a few recent updates to the Arc Flash portions of NFPA 70E and the NEC.
1,000,000 Hours Without A Recordable Injury
July 18, 2016
Interstates joins only 31 other companies since OSHA has been record keeping to achieve 1,000,000 consecutive hours without a recordable injury.
What is Risk Management and Why Should I Care?
July 11, 2016
Managing risk is a crucial part of any successful project. Regardless the type of project your working on, risks should be identified and mitigated.