This article originally appeared on Commercial Construction & Renovation.

As the leading associations for the construction industry in Georgia and at the national level, the Associated General Contractors of Georgia (AGC Georgia) and the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC of America) partner each year to recognize firms for safety excellence. Nearly 40 Georgia-based construction firms were honored for their dedication to safety during the 2019 calendar year.

“Georgia is honored to have so many contractors who place an emphasis on workplace safety,” said Mike Dunham, CEO of AGC Georgia. “We are excited to recognize these firms for their continued commitment to fostering a safety culture. Due to the extensive efforts being placed on teaching jobsite best practices within our membership, I know we’ll see even more firms join these ranks in the coming years.”

AGC Georgia and AGC of America recognized 23 of the contractor firms in the most prestigious category of Zero Incidence Rate:

  • R. W. Allen, LLC

  • Anderson Construction Company of Ft. Gaines

  • Carroll Daniel Construction Company

  • Duffey Southeast, Inc.

  • Gay Construction Company

  • Ben B. Gordy Construction Co., Inc.

  • Headley Construction Corporation

  • Hogan Construction Group, LLC

  • Holder Construction Group, LLC

  • Kajima Building & Design Group, Inc.

  • Leapley Construction

  • Lusk & Company, Inc.

  • New South Construction Co., Inc.

  • Nix-Fowler Constructors, Inc.

  • Pond

  • Precision Electrical Contractors, Inc.

  • RA-LIN and Associates

  • REI – Ragan Enterprises, Inc.

  • Renfroe Construction Co., LLC

  • Sheridan Construction

  • Swofford Construction, Inc.

  • Warren Associates, Inc.

  • Young Contracting/SE, Inc.

For having an incidence rate that is 25% below the average for contractors in their division, McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. earned special national recognition.

AGC Georgia also recognized the following firms for local excellence:

  • Alston Construction Company, LLC

  • Augusta Industrial Services, Inc.

  • Balfour Beatty Construction

  • Cooper & Company General Contractors, Inc.

  • JE Dunn Construction

  • Dynamic Commercial Painting

  • FS 360, LLC

  • Garbutt Construction Company

  • C.A. Murren and Sons Company, Inc

  • Pellicano Construction

  • Randolph Williamson

  • Tebarco Mechanical Corporation

  • United Contractor Services, LLC

  • West Construction Company

For more information about AGC Georgia, please visit

About AGC Georgia
AGC Georgia is a professional trade association and the statewide chapter affiliated with The Associated General Contractors of America, Inc. (AGC of America). AGC Georgia member firms perform a majority of the public and private commercial construction work in Georgia and include more than 600 of the top general contractors, residential/light commercial builders, construction managers, design-builders, municipal-utility contractors, heavy and highway contractors, specialty contractors, service providers, and suppliers. AGC Georgia is one of 89 chapters representing over 27,000 member firms nationwide. AGC of America is the largest and most respected construction trade association in the U.S. For more information, please visit