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BMWC awarded highest honor at ZISA Awards

For the past 19 years, the National Maintenance Agreement Policy Committee (NMAPC) has been honoring construction companies for noteworthy safety accomplishments at the annual Zero Injury Safety Awards Gala (ZISA). This year, BMWC was awarded with the highest honor as well as six other outstanding safety achievements. These awards are given to recognize companies with injury-free work… Continue reading.

BMWC donates money to Lake Area United Way

BMWC employees from the Munster team are excited about another great “Dark Lord Day” fundraiser for Lake Area United Way which raised $3,500. Every March for the past seven years, BMWC has used the Munster office parking lot as a unique fundraiser opportunity during “Dark Lord Day” at Three Floyd’s Brewery. Years ago, employees realized… Continue reading.

Suicide Prevention Advocate Speaks to BMWC

May is an incredibly significant month, not just for the Indy 500 races, graduations or the long-awaited sunshine. BMWC, along with thousands of other contractors appreciates May for both safety and mental health, which go hand-in-hand. From May 6-12, we celebrated Construction Safety Week and for the whole month the nation recognizes May as Mental Health… Continue reading.

BMWC Awarded at NWIBRT Awards Banquet

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BMWC was presented with the Safety Achievement Award at the annual NWI Safety Awards Banquet, held on May 9th. The event, hosted by the Northwest Indiana Business Roundtable (NWIBRT) in partnership with the Construction Advancement Foundation (CAF) is organized to celebrate contractors for their dedication to safety excellence. Such accomplishments specific to the Safety Achievement… Continue reading.

Transitioning Back to the Trades

Analysts estimate that by 2028 there could be 3 million skilled trades job openings in America. This is a great problem to have with opportunities for high-paying, rewarding jobs. National Skilled Trades Day was created to shed light on these opportunities and to also start a conversation about the problem America faces with not enough… Continue reading.

Easy Nutrition Tips for Staying Healthy at Work

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Two of BMWC’s core values revolve around keeping our team safe and empowered to do their best. We realize that a huge part of that means encouraging good health and nutrition.  Like many workplaces, we’ve implemented a Wellness Committee that works to educate and empower everyone to eat right, exercise and work towards the best… Continue reading.

BMWC Receives GOSH Workplace Safety Award

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BMWC was honored to receive the Workplace Safety Program Award at the 2019 Oregon Governor’s Occupational Safety and Health (GOSH) Conference on March 6. The conference is a joint effort of the American Society of Safety Professionals-Columbia-Willamette Chapter, Oregon OSHA and labor and business in Oregon and southwest Washington. It is intended to gather people across different… Continue reading.