SafeCon Consulting has been selected to provide a range of risk management and safety services for 23 planned construction projects of the San Diego Community College District (SDCCD), funded under propositions N (2002) and S (2006), and valued at $1.5 billion.
The bond initiatives call for construction of new classrooms, labs and facilities as well as repair of existing buildings and infrastructure across the San Diego Community College District system.
SafeCon, a safety solutions provider for the construction industry, is widely recognized for its proactive programs to eliminate costs associated with construction incidents and injuries. SafeCon will work with Gafcon, the SDCCD construction program manager, for the duration of the program to provide risk management and safety services on a range of projects, which include constructing classrooms, learning centers, labs and amenities, renovating dilapidated buildings, repairing roofs and upgrading infrastructure throughout the system.
SafeCon will oversee safety guidelines; provide supervisory personnel with safety and risk management training and support; undertake site safety surveys; conduct safety training classes for district personnel, provide contract reviews, and insurance consulting; and provide preconstruction safety services.