Fox Tank Company is committed to the health and safety of all our valued employees through management dedication and employee participation, task analysis, hazard prevention and control, and safety and health training. We are fully insured and carry workers’ compensation insurance that covers every employee.
For almost two years we have been working closely with the Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers’ Compensation Occupational Safety and Health Consultation Program (OSHCON) to assist in our efforts to identify and eliminate occupational hazards in our facilities. We have committed to working with OSHCON and others in order to provide a safe and healthy working environment for all of our employees.
Our full-time Health and Safety Manager (HSE) has nearly 20 years’ experience in Occupational Health and Safety and Environment. He is an authorized OSHA 10hr and 30hr instructor -- all of our supervisory staff have received OSHA 30hr training and over 95% of our employees’ have received OSHA 10hr training! All of our employees also receive regular intense health and safety training which includes basic refresher training as well as job/task specific for their particular duties.
Fox Tank Company maintains a complete and thorough Safety Management Program, which is reviewed annually by the HSE Manager. All employees are trained on their respective areas within the Program and all new hires receive Health and Safety orientation as well as training on company safety policy and job specific training from our Safety Management Program. Our HSE manager knows every employee by name and involves everyone in our company’s Health and Safety program.
Our Safety Management Program covers the jobs and tasks that we perform tailored specifically to our processes, for example:
- Stop Work Authority
- Confined Space
- Hearing Conservation
- Hazard Communication
- Respiratory Protection
- Crane, Hoist and Rigging
- Hot Works
- First Aid/CPR/AED
- Abrasive, Blasting & Silica
- PPE & Job Hazard Analysis
- Fall Protection
And this is just a handful of the topics covered that all of our employees receive training in along with daily reinforcement by our dedicated management team.