U.S. Underwater Services is committed to providing safe work sites for all of our employees, both on land and in the water. Throughout our operations, we exceed or meet every OSHA standard and use the ADCI Revision 6.2 and Navy Revision 7 Dive Standards. We continuously examine methods to improve our safety practices. This commitment to safety serves multiple purposes such as protecting our workforce, reducing fiscal liability for our clients, and providing a framework for continuous improvement.
A key component of our corporate safety program is the SAFE/Take 5 Program that identifies hazards, assesses risk, and eliminates or minimizes potential danger before the start of each and every U.S. Underwater project. SAFE is an acronym for:
The successful implementation of this program begins with oversight by our experienced management team, and is supported by regular company-wide safety training and diligent monitoring of policies and procedures.
Our safety program includes the following core safety policies/procedures:
No job is worth an injury!