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Kent Companies Safety Director Rodney Hartline Appointed to ASCC National Safety & Risk Management Council

[DALLAS, TX] – Kent Companies announces the appointment of Safety Director Rodney Hartline to the the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC) Safety & Risk Management Council. Hartline’s term begins on January 23, 2018. Hartline is certified as a Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals.

The Safety & Risk Management Council is dedicated to making ASCC members the safest contractors in the industry. Council members share their expertise and experience in the field of concrete construction  to educate and train ASCC contractors in all aspects of safety.

Hartline’s goal is to use practical experience from Kent Companies job sites to help others. He shares, “Safety is our first hallmark and our first priority on every job site. We emphasize a proactive approach to safety programs, job hazard analyses and reporting.” Hartline knows that a successful safety program is built on processes, problem-solving and rigor. “We’ve had a lot of success in growing our safety program, and I hope that our experience can help advance safety for all concrete contractors.”

Kent Companies has been a sustaining member of the ASCC for over thirty years. Learn more about the ASCC Safety & Risk Management Council by clicking here.

About Kent Companies:

Kent Companies is a 3rd-generation family-owned business with expertise in commercial and industrial construction, mixed-use construction, multi-family housing, tilt-up concrete, post-tensioned cast in place structures and a full range of concrete-related specialties.

Kent Companies is headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan and has operations in Detroit, Michigan; Dallas and Austin, Texas; central Ohio;  Charlotte, North Carolina and St. Louis, Missouri. Kent Companies employs over 1,000 concrete construction professionals nationwide, and the organization is ranked in the top 12 concrete contractors nationwide by ENR Magazine. The Kent Companies team has built a reputation as “Leaders in Concrete.”