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Bellows Earns Top Safety Status, Sponsors Safety Stand-Down at Carpenters Training Center Site
7/10/2017

The Central South Carpenters congratulates W.S. Bellows Construction Corp., for being named the nationís safest construction company in 2016 by the Associated General Contractors of America. Bellows, based in Houston, is the general contractor to build a new Texas Carpenters and Millwrights Training Center in Pasadena, Texas.

Staying in step with itís commitment to safety, Bellows recently sponsored a safety stand-down at that active jobsite. Bellows General Manager Tommy Lee focused discussion around Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), 100% tie-off, and proper fit of PPE and Fall Protection. A representative from OSHA also spoke on the issue of fall protection. Attending on behalf of the Council were David Barron, Texas area training coordinator and Kenneth Fontenot, Council Representative for Local 551.