The Safe Construction of High Quality Tanks Is No Accident At Preload
At Preload, our most valuable assets are our people; therefore safety is not just a word. Safety is our way of life. Our highly engaged workforce has embraced safety and made it our culture. It is the way we think, plan, and build tanks. At Preload, we believe zero injuries is an achievable goal. No one gets hurt, everyone goes home safe and healthy, and the job gets done with excellent quality, on schedule, and within budget.
Preload’s employees and our Loss Control Program have the unwavering support of our Management Team and extensive Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Department that includes six full-time degreed EHS professionals (including three Certified Safety Professionals).
Giving our team the training and experience to work safely
All Preload employees are responsible for using their Stop Work Authority whenever they observe a circumstance that could lead to an unsafe environment or condition. With safe work in mind, employees preplan their daily tasks to ensure no one gets hurt.
Our team members receive extensive classroom and field training in the latest safety requirements, techniques, equipment, and methodologies. Our written Safety and Loss Control Program, coupled with our job-site planning, provides employees with specific guidelines to perform tasks safely and with high quality.
This comprehensive formula for safety success has resulted in a safer workforce that cultivates a more efficient, hazard free, work environment.
Tracking, measurements, and adjustments
Preload’s safety management system tracks leading safety performance indicators. This system allows Preload to measure:
Employee engagement in the safety process,
Safety of the work environment, and
Employee awareness training.
Preload’s safety management system goals and objectives strive for continuous safety improvements.
Our reputation is built on our superior craftsmanship
Preload’s tanks are constructed under industry-leading quality control processes that ensure tank construction is optimized for safety and quality. A set of quality-control metrics are checked at hundreds of steps in the construction process to ensure each tank meets Preload’s highest standard of quality. This process incorporates quality assurance techniques developed over 90 years with a cloud based QC monitoring and reporting system.