Environmental Health & Safety

We endeavor to plan projects and programs with EHS top of mind in all we do.


Middough is completely committed to quality professional service to all our clients, while at the same time, developing business in a sustainable way. This means reducing its environmental footprint, promoting environmentally responsible business activities and services. 

To learn about how we recognize individuals who demonstrate outstanding initiative and contribution to the advancement of Middough’s culture of Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) excellence, click here.

Safe By Choice

Our “Safe By Choice” program reflects the EHS Excellence commitment by everyone at Middough. It includes leadership through a network of Middough executives and EHS Champions, communications, training, and a greater focus on leading indicators pertaining to our attitudes and behaviors.

Safety Awards and Recognition

As a result of taking our commitment to Environmental Health & Safety seriously, our team has been recognized for several safety awards and other recognition over the years that have kept our workers safe.

Contractor Merit Award

American Fuel and Petrochemicals Manufacturers (2011-2019)

Hours worked injury free at the BP-Husky Toledo Refinery.

Meritorious Performance Award (2003-2006, 2008, 2009, 2011-2013, 2015-2019)

No OSHA Recordable Injury in 2019.

Three Rivers Manufacturers Association Safety Awards


The Northwest Indiana Business Round Table (NWIBRT) (2002-2007, 2009, 2011-2013, 2015, 2016, 2019)

The NWIBRT presented Middough with awards for having an OSHA total recordable injury rate below the national average, and for having a safety management system that meets or exceeds the requirements of the NWIBRT.

Outstanding Safety Achievement Award (2007-2017)

In recognition of exceptional safety performance for working with No Lost Time Injuries, 2007-2017 at the BP - Husky Toledo Refinery.


State of New Jersey (2010-2013, 2015-2017)

The Middough Philadelphia office has received safety awards from the State of New Jersey. Presented by the Governor’s Occupational Safety and Health Awards Program.


America’s Safest Companies - EHS Today Magazine - (2016)

Gold Award (2016)

Recognition for achieving a 25 percent or greater reduction in OHSA recordable incidence rate in 2016 as compared to the previous three years.

Three Rivers Manufacturers Association Safety Awards

“Excellence in Safety” – Group Safety Award BP- Husky Toledo (2015)

Middough received a safety award for safe work at the BP-Husky Toledo Refinery. All contractors working at BP-Husky achieved a significant safety milestone, when they reached 8 years and 21 million Man Hours without a lost time injury.

Contractor Merit Award

American Fuel and Petrochemicals Manufacturers (2012-2013)

Hours worked injury free at the Marathon Refinery in Canton Ohio.

Olin Congratulates Work Force for Exceptional Milestone (2011)

The Middough Buffalo office is congratulated for reaching 1,000 day anniversary without an OSHA Contractor Recordable Injury, as a member of the contractor workforce at Olin.


United in Safety Recognition (2011)

Middough employee was recognized as “Employee of the Month” by the United in Safety (UIS) contractor safety council for work at BP – Husky Toledo Refinery.

Safety Celebration Award (2004-2009)

For achieving Five Million Hours with no lost-time incidents, March 14, 2004 through July 25, 2009 at the Husky Lima Refinery.

Special Award

For outstanding effort in safety by operating without a lost-time accident from 6/2/2003 to 12/31/2008 and 2,850,053 hours worked

BWC’s Division of Safety and Hygiene

Greater Cleveland Safety Council

Award for Excellence in Safety (1999-2005, 2007)

For injury-free work performance in 2007

AK Steel Middletown Works

Safety Tools

Through evaluations, tools, and metrics, Middough’s EHS program elements produce tangible results that allow us to be proactive to meet our safety goals for both our employees and our clients. Being proactive about safety helps to mitigate risks and deliver projects to clients on time, safely and affordably.  

Sustaining zero injuries and incidents is our goal. Through good choices, increased awareness, education, continued client partnering, planning, and proactive sharing of observations we will continue to improve and ultimately achieve our goal year over year. 

We strive to be “Safe By Choice” every day in all that we do.


Middough offers a complete range of safety services to help our clients maintain a safe environment.

Middough has the following Safety Services available:

  • OSHA 10 and 30 Hour Training
    • Construction Safety Training
  • Safety Programs
    • Evaluation
    • Development
    • Implementation
  • Fall Protection Design
    • New Design
    • Inspection of Current Systems
    • Horizontal Lifeline
  • Loss Control Studies
    • Accident/incident Record Keeping Injury Management
    • Analysis of Injuries and Claims
  • Construction Safety
    • Safety Management
    • Site Specialists
    • Third Party Evaluations
    • Qualify Contractors
    • Site Specific Health and Safety Planning
    • Construction Site Safety Reviews
  • Industrial Overhead Crane Inspections
  • Process Safety Management
    • Evaluation
    • Development
    • Implementation

For more information about Middough’s Health and Safety Program, e-mail ehs@middough.com