Safety above all else
There’s only one way to say it: Nothing trumps safety.
We have an incredible team of people, who enjoy coming to work. How do we know this?
Our team of people give their best effort - day in and day out. It shows in their work and it shows in our collective results. Universal Rail Systems maintains a strong safety performance.
As an employer, one of our primary obligations is providing the right environment for our team to achieve strong results. This starts with a safe and healthy workplace.
At Universal Rail Systems, we proudly boast a safety culture. Our people know they have the right and support to stop work if they see a potentially high risk scenario. We’ve developed this culture through open communication and leading by example. Safety is a top item on every meeting agenda, and safetytraining and education are presented at every opportunity to reinforce the importance of safety.
Universal Rail Systems offers a host of training opportunities related to all of our business activities. We proudly invest in flagging and switching employees with a formal mentorship program. We ensure a safe and healthy workplace by delivering a comprehensive supervisory development program. We deliver online training modules that equip our team members with the fundamentals of our industry and work. Ultimately, we’ve made training a critical aspect of our business model. The reason is simple – we believe that continual learning is a segue to a safer workplace and a great way to meet customer needs.
Universal Rail System’s safety performance is about making others feel safe as a result of our choices. We respect our customers and being the best at safety is the least we can do.