Safety

A History of Safety Excellence

Safety First is the banner of Target Specialty Products. We are committed to a safe, healthy and secure work environment. With solid safety programs and policies that have been the foundation to our success in reducing injuries and accidents over the last decade, we strive to continue to eliminate risk to our colleagues, customers and environment during our daily operations. We educate, train, develop and maintain safe work practices through monthly Branch Safety meetings, weekly TailGates, audits and inspections, in addition to communicating key regulatory issues through our Safety Newsletters. Our Safety and Security Committee conducts accident investigations, plans, develops and amends policies, and reviews colleague safety suggestions to add to continual improvement of our safety programs.

We adhere to the regulations involving the following agencies:

  • Occupational, Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
  • National Fire Protection Agency
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Department of Transportation (DOT) / IATA / IMDG
  • Environmental Health
  • Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) 
  • Department of Agriculture
  • California Structural Pest Control Board
  • Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) 

 

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Safety Moment - November 2018

 

Drowsy Driving Prevention

This month the National Sleep Foundation held a week-long campaign to bring awareness about the risks of drowsy driving. A study by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety estimated that 328,000 drowsy driving crashes occur annually. With the busy holiday season upon us now is a good time to be mindful of the importance of a good night’s rest and remind your employees to do the same.

Click here for tips to avoid drowsy driving.