Our processes and standards for safety excellence along with an industry-leading OSHA incident rate fosters a culture and mindset of living safety 24/7
The foundation of our culture
Industrial workplace safety is rarely ignored, but despite best intentions, it can often be deprioritized. With over three decades of experience in implementing safety processes throughout maintenance procedures, we have the people and strategy you need to help you implement a robust and safe maintenance program.
At ATS, safety and overall employee well-being is our number one cultural commitment. We think it, feel it, and live it every day. Our Beyond Zero safety culture prioritizes four key areas:
Our journey to beyond zero
At ATS, safety ties into everything we do but we know safety needs to go even beyond the factory walls. Through the integration of a new safety excellence program, our employees can holistically improve their overall wellbeing.
Watch our CEO describe our commitment to safety excellence
“ATS does a great job staying on top of things while always staying safe.”
– Leading Heavy Equipment Manufacturer
Safety excellence FAQ
What makes ATS safety excellence different?
Safety is our number one cultural commitment, and our entire team from the top down is committed to our beyond zero safety program that prioritizes safety and overall well-being.
What is your safety record?
We’re proud to consistently hold an industry-leading recordable incident rate that is 50% lower than what is seen within the industry.
What certifications do your technicians have?
Our team always assesses the requirements of each facility and will certify our technicians based on the environment. 60% of ATS site leadership has been certified by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) as Safety Trained Supervisors (STS). The remaining 40% are currently studying to take the certification exam. Recognizing our dedication to excellence in the safety, health, and environmental profession as a Diamond Certification Champion, BCSP produced this video recognizing our long-standing commitment to creating a safer workplace by championing professional credentialing.
Have you won any awards for safety?
Yes, internally we have a President’s Award for Safety Excellence that team sites work toward each year. Our CEO, Jeff Owens, has also been recognized by the National Safety Council as a top “CEO Who Gets It” for going above and beyond to protect employees through risk reduction, performance measurement, safety management solutions and leadership and employee engagement.