FREMONT, CA — PetersenDean has received Golden Gate recognition from Cal/OSHA Consultation Service for its efforts in maintaining and implementing an effective injury and illness prevention program at its Shea Homes job site in Livermore, California. PetersenDean is the largest, full-service, privately held roofing and solar company in the United States and works with some of the nation’s largest builders.
The Division of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH), better known as Cal/OSHA, provides free safety and health assistance to employers, with the goal of preventing occupational injuries and illnesses.
Golden Gate recognition was developed to provide motivation and support to employers who proactively work with their employees and the Cal/OSHA Consultation Service. During the visit to PetersenDean’s job site, the managers and employees demonstrated a commitment to continuously improve the effectiveness of its workplace safety and health management system.
“PetersenDean has a great history with OSHA and we have many awards and accolades with them that not many other companies can compare to,” said Jim Petersen, founder of PetersenDean. “We truly care about our employees and take OSHA safety department’s thoughts and recommendations seriously.”
About PetersenDean Roofing & Solar: Founded in 1984 by Jim Petersen, PetersenDean is the largest, full-service, privately held roofing and solar company in the United States. Specializing in new residential and commercial construction, PetersenDean works with some of the nation’s largest builders and developers. With more than a million roofs under its belt, the Fremont, CA-based company employs 3,000 and operates in five states: Arizona, California, Florida, Nevada, and Texas. Please visit http://www.petersendean.com/ for more details.
About Cal/OSHA: The Division of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH), better known as Cal/OSHA, protects workers from health and safety hazards on the job in almost every workplace in California through its research and standards, enforcement, and consultation programs. Cal/OSHA also oversees programs promoting public safety on elevators, amusement rides, and ski lifts. In addition, the division oversees programs promoting the safe use of pressure vessels (e.g., boilers and tanks). Please visit http://www.dir.ca.gov/dosh/ for more details.