Safety

Interstate Roofing is committed to maintaining a safe and healthy work environment for all employees. Some highlights to our Safety Program are:

  • Thorough Safety Orientation Training for all new employees
  • Pre-Job Safety Plans on all projects
  • Frequent Job Site Safety Inspections
  • Formal Accident/Incident Investigations
  • Certified First Aid and CPR Training
  • Generous safety incentives and strict discipline program
  • Written Company Safety Policy that Exceeds state regulations
  • Mandatory "Safety Stand Down" training and celebration quarterly
  • Regular tool box talks
  • Continuous education through regular attendance at safety and risk management conferences and classes
Mike Walshe - Safety Director / Inspector

Mike Walshe

Safety Inspector

Year started: 1991

Mobile phone: 503-267-4866

MWalshe@InterstateRoofing.com

Education
  • Red Cross certified CPR/First Aid trainer
  • Certified Renovator – Lead based paint
  • Crane rigging & signaling certified
  • RIEI – Roof Inspection, Diagnosis & Repair Certification
  • RIEI – Roofing Technology (Advanced Course)
  • CERTA – Torch Safety Instructor
  • GAF – Certified Roofing Technician
  • CertainTeed – Certified Roofing Technician
  • Certified Forklift Operator
Signature Projects
  • The Allison Day Spa, Newberg, OR
  • People’s Retirement Community, Tacoma, WA
  • First Congregational Church, Vancouver, WA
Service Objective
  • I am committed to creating safety and health standards that will create a significant drop in lost time injuries, a substantial reduction in workers compensation premiums, fewer accidents, and a shift in motivation for safe work practices. I plan to uphold these policies and procedures through education, site visits and creating pre-job safety plans of action.