Safety



At Herzog we are dedicated to the safety, health and well-being of all employees. We recognize that employees are our most valuable asset and are committed to providing a safe and healthful working environment. Safety is the foundation of our success and we rely on every employee from the top down to make every effort to work as safe as possible. Our safety efforts have been recognized routinely by partnering companies as well as national organizations.

Awards received in recent years:

2016
National Safety Council- Million Work Hours- Over 3.3 Million
National Railroad Construction and Maintenance Association- Safe Contractor of the Year Award- Platinum
2015
Elwood Maintenance Shop: National Safety Council Superior Safety Performance Award
RUM Division: National Safety Council Superior Safety Performance Award
Falls City Railcar Repair Shop: National Safety Council Safety Leadership Award
GPS/ Ballast Division: National Safety Council Perfect Record Award
Easton Road Railcar Repair Shop: National Safety Council Perfect Record Award
MPM/ Cartopper Division: National Safety Council Perfect Record Award
2014
Elwood Maintenance Shop: National Safety Council Superior Safety Performance Award
Easton Road Railcar Repair Shop: National Safety Council Perfect Record Award
Falls City Railcar Repair Shop: National Safety Council Safety Leadership Award
MPM/ Cartopper Division: National Safety Council Perfect Record Award
RUM Division: National Safety Council Safety Leadership Award
GPS/ Ballast Division: National Safety Council Superior Safety Performance Award
2013 MPM/ Cartopper Division: National Safety Council Perfect Record Award Easton Road Railcar Repair Shop: National Safety Council Perfect Record Award Falls City Railcar Repair Shop: National Safety Council Safety Leadership Award RUM Division: National Safety Council Safety Leadership Award GPS/ Ballast Division: National Safety Council Superior Safety Performance Award Elwood Maintenance Shop: National Safety Council Superior Safety Performance Award National Railroad Construction’s Contractor Safety Award, Category IV- Gold
2012
National Safety Council’s Safety Leadership Award
National Railroad Construction’s Contractor Safety Award, Category IV-Gold
Heavy Construction Safety Association of Saskatchewan, Inc.: No Employee Lost Time Injury for the Year
2011
Heavy Construction Safety Association of Saskatcheman Inc. Certificate of Merit for No Lost Time Cases in 2011
National Railroad Construction’s Certificate of Commendation
National Railroad Construction’s Contractor Safety Award, Category IV- Gold
2010
National Railroad Construction’s Certificate of Commendation
National Railroad Construction’s Contractor Safety Award, Category IV- Gold