Skip to main content

Safety is our #1 Core Value

Our proactive Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) program is based on established behavioural safety techniques. Developed in-house, the program meets OHSAS 18001 standards and complies with all jurisdictions, in many cases exceeding local requirements.

Our Guiding Safety Principles


  • Safety is an inherent part of our corporate culture; it's not just a program
  • Managing safety is the responsibility of everyone in the organization
  • Accidents don't just happen, they are caused
  • All injuries are preventable

We are Leaders in Safety


Aecon’s safety culture is first-rate. We’re proud to have been recently recognized with the following industry safety awards:

WeBuildOntario Logo

Zero Injury Frequency Award


Best and Safest Contractor Award


Tripartite Zero Recordable
Injury Turnaround Award

Electrical Safety Authority

Licensed Electrical Contractor
Recognition Award

UCA Logo

Safety Recognition Award

Safety Week


Every year, as part of our Safety Week, we showcase and reinforce our commitment to safety and specifically focus our attention on the importance of safe work habits.