We Specialize in Providing Contractor Safety Coverage Within The Automotive Industry.
APS Contract Safety Management - Your Partner in Ensuring a Safe and Efficient Workplace
In the automotive industry, contracting is an ideal way to ensure greater business growth and profitability. By engaging contractors, it is possible to outsource activities to experts in the respective field. This not only ensures the best quality of work, but also allows the organizations to focus on their core business processes.
If you are an automotive contractor, you know the various safety hazards associated with auto plants. While the company is responsible for safety of all contractual employees, you too are responsible for the health and safety of your team that is working in the plant. It is therefore necessary to ensure that all your employees are committed to following safety norms and procedures in carrying out various activities.
Our company APS offers contract safety management services specifically for contractors in automotive industries, which ensure that your employees comply with health and safety regulations that are the industry and facility standards.
Our services aim to reduce injuries to personnel and lost time due to accidents.
-Conveyor Systems in Auto Plants
Conveyor systems are essential components in auto plants because they enable quick and efficient transportation of heavy car body parts from one assembly station to the next. Use of conveyor systems not only improves plant productivity and efficiency, it greatly enhances safety of the working environment and prevents worker injuries caused by (improper) carrying of heavy loads.
Types of Conveyor Systems Used in Auto Plants
Auto plants usually use two kinds of conveyor systems - chain conveyors and friction conveyors.
-An Overview of the Monorail Conveyor Systems in Auto Plants
Conveyor systems are an essential component of auto plants, given that heavy equipment like the auto body and various components need to be moved through the assembly. Conveyor systems increase the efficiency of production and also prevent incidence of worker injury resulting from carrying heavy equipments.
And additionally by using overhead conveyor systems, plant space utilization is maximized, leaving the plant floor uncluttered, further increasing workplace safety.
One of the most popular overhead conveyor systems used in auto plants is the monorail conveyor system.
-Scheduled Shutdowns / Retools
Eliminate questions of safety quality and performance on the jobsite
Scheduled shutdowns are essential for carrying out maintenance activities in auto plants or sometimes, emergency shutdown may be indicated for certain reasons. Shutdown typically necessitates the presence of contractors and subcontractors to attend to various aspects of the facilities management. APS ensures that your team is adequately prepared for scheduled shutdowns and makes sure that all safety guidelines are adhered to in the process.
Professional performance and experience - Making it count
Retooling the auto plant is necessary to focus on innovation, leading to greater value for customers in forthcoming products. In this case, the professional performance and experience of the contractors is given priority by the organizations hiring contractors. Our management procedures ensure that your company offers the most professional service and makes sure that all your employees are committed to both safety as well as performance. Such an attitude greatly increases your chances of bagging the project.
- Conveyor Install / Modification
A dangerous task, from demo to debug, don't take chances, take control of safety
This is an area of the auto plant that's most vulnerable to accidents and injuries. From demolition to debug, eliminate all risks by availing our contractor safety management service that has a trusted and proven safety record in this area.
- New Construction
Breaking new ground in safety management
While new construction is a matter of great enthusiasm in the automotive industry, it is necessary to bear in mind the safety challenges that new processes may bring. We undertake a comprehensive study of the new construction projects and formulate appropriate safety training modules. We adequately train and manage your employees on safety procedures in such a way that it does not disrupt regular work and also ensures speedy and safe completion of the new project.
Eliminate the root cause of EPA violations on every jobsites
Regulations relating to environmental issues with regard to automotive plants (or any industry for that matter) are very stringent and rightly so. Complacency in this regard can cost you dearly. With APS as your partner, you can rest easy knowing our trained personnel work towards eliminating the root cause of environmental hazards, EPA violation and proper corrective measures on every single job site.More...
Electrical Safety in Auto Plants
Electricity is important for maximum productivity and efficiency in automotive plants. However, electrical hazards are a serious issue that can have significant impact on employee health and productivity.
The Need for Arc Flash Safety in Auto Plants
Arc flash is a serious occupational hazard associated with auto plants. At Auto Plant Safety, we offer suitable arc flash training to eliminate arc flash incidents that often result in fatal or serious injury to workers.
-Confined Space Entry
Special attention is given to your greatest asset
Confined space in automotive plants is another high risk task that deserves special attention. We approach the problem of confined space entry in a professional and scientific manner designed to reduce injury and fatalities.
It is our strong belief that in any organization, people are the true resources. Once you pay attention to their health and safety, everything else will automatically fall into place. When APS is onsite, the workers and their safety is priority #1.
-Loss Mitigating and Injury Loss Control in Auto Plants
Loss Mitigating and Injury Loss Control in Auto Plants
All of us are familiar with the saying "Prevention is Better than Cure". This takes on particular significance in matters of plant safety in general and auto plant safety in particular. Automotive plants, by their nature, expose employees to heavy machinery, electrical hazards, chemical hazards and confined space entry issues. All these factors together increase the risk of employee injury and accidents. As a plant owner or an automotive plant contractor, how do you minimize this risk?