SAFETY / SITE REVIEWS
SAFETY / SITE REVIEWS
For commercial / residential construction in CA and NV
Westside Building Material has plenty in common with its fellow GMS companies. These include our unmatched product knowledge, relationships with the industry’s top manufacturers, and a commitment to competitive pricing. But our #1 shared priority is ensuring the safety and satisfaction of our customers and employees.
In addition to our comprehensive product offerings, Westside stocks a full line of safety products for purchase, including:
- Personal protective equipment (PPE)
- Hard hats
- Hi-visibility clothing
- Class 2 safety vests
- Safety glasses
- Fall protection
- Safety and caution tapes
Westside Building Material has dedicated safety managers who work closely with our customers and their general contractors. These pros ensure all safety guidelines are met and that the proper equipment is used when we make deliveries to commercial and residential job sites across California, and in Nevada.
We also perform regular inspections for our vehicle fleet and conduct full safety and site reviews for our customers. If you have a jobsite that requires specialized or dedicated safety training, let us know, and we can help!
Westside trains and certifies all operators in-house to safely deliver materials to your jobsite. We hold weekly training sessions on safety, and even offer a safety incentive benefit program for our stockers and warehouse workers. Each of our employees is trained to:
- Recognize safety hazards
- Develop safe work practices
- Follow all established safety rules
- Respond to unsafe conditions
- Use personal protective equipment (PPE)
It is our practice to make sure all managers and supervisors focus on creating a safe work environment for employees and ensuring proper training.
OSHA and DOT Compliant
We understand the importance of OSHA when it comes to the health and safety of our workers. We are committed to full compliance with OSHA and DOT laws and regulations. We conduct construction safety reviews at the jobsite and make recommendations to ensure everyone on site is protected to the fullest on all deliveries and loading situations. We also conduct regular jobsite visits to check for ongoing crew compliance.
With respect to OSHA, Westside employees are trained in:
- Walking-working surfaces
- Hazard communication
- Personal protective equipment
- Material handling
- Power industrial trucks
With respect to DOT, Westside employees are trained in:
- Controlled substances, alcohol use, and testing
- Safety fitness procedures
- Qualifications of drivers
- Driving of commercial motor vehicles
- Parts and accessories for safe operation
- Hours of service drivers
- Inspection, repair, and maintenance
- Transportation of hazardous materials
Westside Building Material is committed to being your source for safe, quick, and efficient delivery of all your commercial and residential construction materials in CA and NV.
Construction Products for All Your Needs
Westside Building Material also supplies a full range of building materials including drywall, joint treatment, acoustical tiles, tools and more! Whatever your local construction jobs require; we’ve got the products you need to get it done right.