<p “=””>GREENBELT, MD — September 6, 2017 — Nathan Slavin, Director of Safety for Bozzuto Construction Company, has been named a 2017 Rising Star of Safety by the National Safety Council (NSC). Since joining the company in 2014, Slavin has played an integral role in the development of Bozzuto Construction’s safety procedures and protocols including leading the charge in developing the company’s first safety campaign – S.A.F.E. – Stop and Focus Every time. “It’s our responsibility to ensure the safest environment possible for our staff, workers, subcontractors and visitors every day,” said Slavin. “When we provide a safe, secure, well-maintained work environment, we’re showing each member of our team how important they are to our mission of providing world class products while sending everyone home safely.”
Bozzuto Construction believes that having a unified voice in safety and health is vital to the success of each project. With a focus on the future, Slavin and his team continue to introduce new and innovative safety processes and tools to the daily activities of our jobsites. “It’s more important than ever that we continue to evolve,” said Slavin. “By utilizing the latest trends in technology and consistently enhancing our safety practices, we will continue to strive toward our zero-incident goal at Bozzuto.”
The NSC developed the Rising Stars of Safety to shine a light on up-and-coming safety stars. One individual younger than 40 is eligible for consideration from each organization. Nominees are recognized annually at the NSC Congress + Expo and are highlighted in Safety & Health® magazine. “Our award winners recognize that safety is a journey rather than a destination,” said Deborah A.P. Hersman, President and CEO of the National Safety Council. “These individuals and organizations constantly ask, ‘What more can we do?’ We are proud to honor the winners and to recognize all the outstanding nominees that share the Council’s goal of eliminating preventable deaths and injuries in our lifetime.”
The Bozzuto Group is an experience-focused real estate company that is continually celebrated for its developments, customer service and workplace culture. With an expertise in homebuilding, multifamily development, construction and management for itself and its clients, Bozzuto is devoted to crafting extraordinary experiences.
Founded in 1988, Bozzuto has developed, acquired and built more than 42,000 homes and apartments. Currently, it manages more than 65,000 apartments and 2.2 million square feet of retail space along the East Coast between Miami and Boston, in the Northeast and Chicago. www.bozzuto.com
About the National Safety Council
The National Safety Council (nsc.org) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to eliminate preventable deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road through leadership, research, education and advocacy. Founded in 1913 and chartered by Congress, NSC advances this mission by partnering with businesses, government agencies, elected officials and the public in areas where we can make the most impact.