Summit Drilling’s “Experience Safety” Program Recognized Four Years Consecutively and Counting

Consistency and dedication is at the core of any successful Health & Safety Program. At Summit, it’s become a corporate culture

Summit Drilling, one of the Northeast’s fastest growing environmental services companies is once again honored as one of the region’s safest operators. Director of Health and Safety, Denis Crayon, accepted a well-deserved Recognition Award at the Governor’s Annual Occupational Safety and Health Awards Program. This award is presented to organizations with an outstanding safety record throughout 2012 and considered a pillar of achievement in the prevention of workplace injury and illness for 85 years. The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development, the New Jersey State Industrial Safety Committee and the New Jersey State Safety Council sponsor this important program.


Pictured: Members of the Summit Drilling team with representatives and presenters at the Governors Annual Occupational Safety & Health Awards Program.

“The Health & Safety program we’ve developed at Summit Drilling has matured measurably over the past few years”,states Denis Crayon, Summit’s Director of Health & Safety. “Having these years to train, regularly reinforce safe practices and share current and historic data with Summit’s field personnel and operations team has brought a new level of understanding the to the table. The quantifiable value of their health and safety investment is continually validated by this award, as well as their ongoing achievement.”

Summit Drilling’s Experience Safety Program has racked up some impressive numbers. As of September 5, 2013, Summit Drilling has worked 1337 consecutive workdays without a lost time incident representing approximately 416,140 man-hours worked. Prior to receiving this 85th Annual Governor’s Occupational Safety & Health Award, Summit Drilling also received its fourth consecutive Annual Eyes on America Workforce Safety Award this past June.

If you would like to learn more about Summit Drilling’s Health & Safety program, it’s Loss Prevention System, Safety Performance Observations, Near Loss Reporting and Job Safety Analysis, call 800-242-6648 and speak with Denis Crayon, Summit Drilling’s Director of Health & Safety and President of the Experience Safety Institute.

Regular Health & Safety meetings at Summit Drilling are always open to industry colleagues, consulting engineering firms and vendors involved in environmental investigation work.
Summit Drilling’s Health & Safety program is in Good Standing with ISNetworld with 28 individually written Health & Safety Programs reviewed and accepted within their Review and Verification Services.

Denis Crayon will also be a feature speaker at this year’s NGWA National EXPO, Nashville, speaking on:
– Tuesday, 12/3, 10:30am – 11:30pm, Globally Harmonized System
– Thursday, 12/5, 10:00am – 12:00pm, OSHA & Us, Are We There Yet?

Summit Drilling is a leading environmental services company offering drilling, direct push sampling, sonic technology and injection expertise. For more information about Summit’s extensive array of services, call 800-242-6648. Summit is headquartered in Bridgewater, New Jersey with regional offices in Mount Laurel, NJ and Warrington, PA.