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LatinoBuilt names New Executive Board Member
Hugo Zavala of Zavala Corporation was voted in as Latinobuilt's newest Executive Board Member. Hugo is a founding member of the nonprofit and has been a board member from its inceptio [...]
Zavala Ranks in Top 100
Here are the 100 companies that managed to expand revenue during unprecedented economic circumstances and Zavala rank in the top 100, according to the Portland Business Journal. Click [...]
Zavala Ranks 32 on PBJ List
According to the Portland Business Journal, Zavala Corporation is ranked #32 on the fasted growing private 100 companies in 2021. We would like to thank our team for all their hard wo [...]
Safety Week 2021
During safety week Zavala Corp organized a special event for all its employees. We handed out awards to those that showed safety in their everyday work. Afterwards, a quick raffle of [...]
Lower Columbia College
Health and Science Building The Lower Columbia College Health & Science Building will be a 70,000 SF, 3 level cast in place concrete building with a composite concrete/steel deck [...]
Holiday Cheer 2020
Zavala Corporation believes and giving back to the community and recently participated in LatinoBuilt Foundation's Toy Drive and Scholarship Program. Click here to see toy drive photo [...]
SAFETY PROGRAM POWERED BY ZAVALA
Safety and Health in the workplace is a key concern at Zavala Corporation. The safety of our employees and others working around us must be a part of every operation. It is Zavala Corporation policy to provide our employees with a safe work environment through training and reinforced supervision. Without question, safety is every employee’s responsibility at all levels.
We at Zavala Corporation believe in the dignity and importance of the individual employee and in your right to derive personal satisfaction from your employment. It is the policy of this company, therefore, to provide and maintain a safe and healthful workplace, and to follow operating procedures designed to safeguard all employees, resulting in safe working conditions and efficient operations. Zavala Corporation considers the safety of its employees, the public, and its operations of paramount importance. Safety will take precedence over expediency or shortcuts in operations of the company and every attempt will be made to reduce the possibility of an accident occurrence. – Excerpt from Zavala Corp. policy book/binder
Safety program includes…
Safety Meetings: At least once a week Zavala Corp. foreman will conduct a safety meeting and discuss with their crew about workplace hazards and safety. For example, fall protection, slips-trips-falls, ladder safety etc.
Pre-task plans: Pre-task plans are a great and effective way to get crews talking about the task that they will be perform that day. They can discuss the hazards that will be present, ways to eliminate hazards if possible, proper PPE and other items.
Safety inspections: Our in-house safety officer will visit job sites once a week and carry out a safety inspection. Once inspection is complete. The safety officer will meet with the job site foreman and discuss any safety findings and concerns. Corrections are made immediately to protect workers from any hazards.
New hire orientation: As new workers join our Zavala Team. Our safety officer meets with hew hires and go over safety policies and procedures.
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