SAFETY, CERTIFICATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS
K&W management is active in underground utility damage prevention, and have participated in multiple steering committees with the Kansas Corporation Commission. We are also a regular attendee and participant at the local ULCC coordination meetings.
Our Director of Business Development, Rex Schick, is currently active with the Kansas One Call, Kansas Corporation Commission, Power & Communications Contractors Association (PCCA) National Government Affairs Committee, was a past Co-Chairman of the Kansas Common Ground Alliance, Kansas City Chapter, and the National Common Ground Alliance's best practice committee.
K&W is the industry leader in non invasive methods of underground installation through vacuum excavation and directional drilling techniques to help prevent utility damages, protecting workers and the citizens of each community.
K&W construction crews are trained and use the recommended best practices of the National Common Ground Alliance.
K&W utilizes Progressive Environmental and Safety (Safety Dave), a third party safety consulting and management firm to conduct regular safety meeting and training as well as any post accident investigations.
K&W has a drug free workplace policy. All employees are required to pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol screen as well as random screenings on a regular basis.
K&W drivers are trained and follow the requirements set forth by the Federal Motor Carriers Safety Association.