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The LeChase Life Saving Commitments

What is it?

The objective of the LeChase Life Saving Commitments initiative is to eliminate serious injury and death on all LeChase jobsites.

Each commitment represents a high-hazard activity that could cause serious injury and death in the workplace. The program identifies the hazards related to the commitment—or “What can kill you?”—and provides ways for employees, including subcontractors, to eliminate or control these hazards.

The LeChase Life Saving Commitments initiative is the outcome of extensive research and best practices among ACIG and industry leaders.

"LeChase has a mindset embraced throughout the organization that all injuries are preventable. We empower our employees and our subcontractors with the ability to stop any action they feel is unsafe. By doing this, we are changing the landscape of safety on our job sites and better positioning us on our journey to World Class Safety."

Jerrod GarrettCorporate Director of Environmental, Health & Safety
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Stored Energy

Verify isolation for hazardous energy sources before work begins and use required personal protective equipment.

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Fall Protection

Protect yourself from a fall when working with ladders and other height-related activities.

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Cranes and Rigging

Follow all proper guidelines and be aware of suspended loads.

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Confined Spaces

Obtain authorization before entering a confined space.

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Do not enter an unprotected trench or excavation deeper than four feet.

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Mobile Equipment

Protect yourself and your coworkers from potential hazards associated with working in close proximity to mobile equipment.

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Protect yourself against crushing and caught-in-between injuries.

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Drugs and Alcohol

No alcohol or drugs while working or driving.