From Illinois Business Journal news services
HIGHLAND — The Korte Company has entered into a strategic partnership agreement with OSHA region 10 Bellevue (Wash.) Area Office and the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries On-site Consultation Program, on three projects underway at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station, Wash.
“This voluntary strategic partnership is focused on identifying and controlling hazards, improving safety and health programs,” Kevin Moorhead, safety director at The Korte Company, said. “It assists in increasing safety training, promoting a cooperative relationship between contractors, establishing a safety committee and encouraging employee participation to achieve a safe and healthful workplace during the construction of these three projects.”
The Korte Company, founded in 1958, is headquartered in St. Louis with offices in Highland, Norman, Okla.; and, Las Vegas. The company manages, on average, an excess of $200 million in annual construction volume.