Because of the high priority the company gives to developing and implementing its construction safety plans, Schlouch Incorporated celebrated zero lost-time injuries last year. Schlouch believes they can do the same with COVID-19.

Some may say it’s unattainable.

But Barry Schlouch, president and cofounder of Schlouch Incorporated, has created a safety culture at his civil/heavy highway construction firm that is designed to achieve what many employers have not been able to during this pandemic: keep COVID-19 out of the workplace.

“We want zero COVID-19,” Schlouch says. “Some people will say that’s a little extreme. Well, I don’t think so. What’s wrong with having zero COVID-19? I think it’s a good thing.”READ MORE