West Slope construction firm passes safety milestone

United Companies-Telluride Gravel has passed a safety milestone with 3 million man hours without a lost time injury.

“This milestone is a testament to all of the tremendous professionals in our business,” said Kyle Alpha, general manager of the Western Colorado construction and materials supply company. “It could not have been achieved without our employees’ dedication and commitment to our fundamental core family value of safe production. We are fortunate to have the best in the business working for our organization.”

Alpha said employees receive ongoing safety training, starting with their first day on the job, and are encouraged to see, stop and do to assure safe practices.

United Companies-Telluride Gravel provides sand and rock products, ready-mixed concrete and hot mixed asphalt as well as construction services that include grading and paving of driveways, highways, parking lots and streets. For additional information, log on to www.united-gj.com.