Safety / Environmental

R.B. Baker Construction, a Division of Reeves Construction Company, considers the safety of its employees and the well-being of the general public to be its number one priority. Whether it is on or off the jobsite, the goal is to encourage and provide a safe environment free of accidents or injuries. The responsibility for safety extends from the top managers to each and every member of our project crews.

R.B. Baker Construction is proud of its Diamond Achievement status, presented annually to companies who best represent quality and excellence in plant/site operations. This award is a testament to our safety practices, which are a key part of our continuous commitment.

Environmental Policy

It is the policy of R.B. Baker Construction to conduct business in a socially responsible and ethical manner that seeks to protect the environment. Our goal is to be a leader in environmental practices by emphasizing and encouraging innovative and creative solutions, and continually improving our environmental performance.

R.B. Baker Construction pledges to:

  • Integrate environmental protection into every aspect of its business.
  • Comply with all environmental regulations without regard to the degree of enforcement.
  • Participate in the development of environmental legislation, regulation or policy issues that may significantly impact our business.
  • Work pro-actively with appropriate government agencies to ensure timely, reasonable and cost effective solutions for issues.
  • Follow relevant standards, good engineering practices and risk management principles to ensure Reeves’ environmental protection activities are conducted responsibly.
  • Ensure adequate resources are available to comply with this policy.
  • Conserve company and natural resources by careful management of emissions and discharges, and by minimizing waste generation.
  • Ensure conformity with this policy and continual improvement through a comprehensive compliance program, including audits and the development and review of performance indicators.
  • Require that all employees are held responsible for compliance with all policies, procedures, practices and laws applicable to their duties.


Safety Policy

R.B. Baker Construction considers the safety of its employees and the general public to be its number one priority. The ultimate goal is to provide a healthy and safe environment free of accidents or injuries. The responsibility for safety extends from top management to trade workers and includes everyone in between.

We work diligently to observe all applicable Federal, State and local requirements, and to be guided by good practice as necessary for each specific location and circumstance.

Diamond Achievement Commendation

2016 Worker Safety Statistics

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Lost Time Injuries


Recordable Injuries


Total recordable incident rate


Safety Videos

Part 1: Introduction

Part 2: Safety at Reeves Construction

Part 3: Safely Working with Hazardous Materials & Settings

Part 4: Safely Operating Equipment

Working Around Powered Mobile Equipment

Construction Zone Safety

Cut-Off Machine Safety, Maintenance and Operation