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No job is so important, and no service is so urgent that we cannot take the time to perform our work safely.

At Midwest, safety is our culture.

Midwest strives in maintaining a culture of safety that combines attitudes, values and expectations that influences how we approach every task safely. Our below average experience modifier rate (EMR) is a direct reflection of our commitment to safety.

Safety Training

What you can expect working at Midwest

At Midwest, we take training seriously. Our crew receives training for their position under all regulatory requirements. This training is includes but is not limited to the following: 

New Hire Orientation

Hazard Communication – 29 CFR 1910.1200 

Personal Protective Equipment – 29 CFR 1910.132 – 138 

Respiratory Protection – 29 CFR 1910.134 

Confined Space Entry – 29 CFR 1910.146 

Zero Energy Isolation – 29 CFR 1910. 147 

Fall Protection – 20 CFR 1910 & 1926 

Hearing Conservation – 29 CFR 1910.95 

Drive Safety – Midwest Specific

Heat / Cold Stress – Midwest Specific

Environmental Plans – Facility Specific

3rd Party Environmental and Safety Training – Customer Specific

Job Safety Analysis – Task Specific 

2 Weeks of employment

Confined Space Entry / Attendant – Entrant – Supervisor – 29 CFR 1910.146 

Powered Industrial Truck – 29 CFR 1910.148

Fall Protection (Hands-On) – 20 CFR 1910 & 1926 

Zero Energy Isolation – 29 CFR 1910.147

DOT Hazmat Employee – 49 CFR Part 172 – Subpart H 

Additional task-specific training is provided as needed  

3 months of employment

40-Hour HAZWOPER – 29 CFR 1910.120  

Regulatory  

Medical 

Surveillance  

Toxicology  

Hazardous Material Identification & Characteristics  

Respiratory Protection  

Personal Protective Equipment  

Site Control – Decontamination – Safety 

Confined Space Entry  

Site Monitoring 

Incident Command / Unified Command

Resource Conservation and Recovery Act – RCRA  

Safe Work Practices – Handling Containers  

NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards 

Confined Space Entry / Rescue – 29 CFR 1910.146 

First Aid – CPR – AED o Monitoring Instrumentation – Monitor Specific

Annually

8-Hour HAZWOPER Refresher – 29 CFR.1910.120 

Confined Space Entry / Attendant – Entrant – Supervisor – 29 CFR 1910.146

Confined Space Entry / Rescue – 29 CFR 1910.146 

Fall Protection (Hands-On) – 20 CFR 1910 & 1926 

Zero Energy Isolation – 29 CFR 1910.147

Refresher Every 3 years

Powered Industrial Truck – 29 CFR 1910.148 

DOT Hazmat Employee – 49 CFR Part 172 – Subpart H 

At Midwest Environmental Services, our mission is to provide the highest level of service to our customers. Offering efficient waste management solutions, while maintaining the utmost standards of safety for our employees and the greatest care of our environment.

Safety Meetings

Frequent meetings ensure compliance

We hold frequent safety meetings to ensure an open line of communication between management and employees.

Daily – Prior to start of operations (Midwest Facility)  

Daily – Prior to start of operations (project specific)  

Monthly – Facility Specific 

Safety Training

Our Crews are Trained and Certified

As a certified team, Midwest ensures every project is executed with the highest standards of quality and efficiency. Our crews are WTJA (Water jet Technology Association), SERTC (Security and Emergency Response Training), and TWIC (Transportation Worker Identifidation Credential) certified.

 

Midwest is an authorized member of the following third-party administrators to include: 

Web-based platform designed to help with compliance tracking, performance monitoring, workforce management, built-in reporting, supply chain analytics.  

 Database for online contractor safety management designed to streamline companies’ and contractors’ compliance pre-qualification processes. 

 ESG risk and compliance, corporate sustainability, and drive sustainability performance improvement. 

Find Us

With locations in Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana, Midwest is committed to serving you safely and efficiently.

Questions? Send us a message.

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