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Contact ABC's Safety Department at:

(202) 595-1855   


Safety Deadlines

Chapter deadlines for submission of STEP applications can be found here. As a reminder, STEP applications are accepted year-round; deadlines are to guarantee inclusion in your local ABC chapter's safety awards.

2014 National Safety Excellence Award
The 2014 ABC National Safety Excellence Awards were presented during the 25th annual Excellence In Construction Awards Thursday, March 5th in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. 

A complete listing of all 2014 National Safety Merit, Excellence & Pinnacle Award winners can be downloaded here.

Applications for the 2015 ABC National Safety Excellence Award will be made available in September 2015 for all 2015 STEP Diamond, Platinum and Gold recipients. For more information, please contact Chris Williams, ABC National Director of Safety, at



Established in 1989, the Safety Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) serves as a valuable tool for ABC members to consistently build upon their safety training programs and gain recognition for their outstanding efforts.

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Safety Training   

ABC offers a variety of safety training opportunities through its 70 chapters nationwide.

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Safety Message Board   

Get involved with fellow ABC members, safety staff and other professionals to discuss industry topics, safety news, regulations, and your everyday safety questions.

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National Safety Awards   

Through participation in the ABC National Safety Excellence Awards (NSEA) and the Construction Users Round Table (CURT), ABC is proud to recognize companies who continually strive to maintain world-class safety training programs.

Learn more about the ABC National Safety Excellence Awards here.

To learn more about the CURT-CISE awards, please visit the CURT website at