Safety is Our Number One Priority

Tower climbing is one of the most dangerous jobs in the world and we take extra steps and precautions to ensure our crews are safe:

  • Our full-time safety manager is dedicated to ensuring adherence to federal regulations and company safety policies

  • In-house CITCA Authorized Climber, Competent Climber, and Tower Rescue Training to all field employees

  • Employee training for RF safety, rigging, proper man-lift operation, and electrical safety

  • Weekly safety briefs and daily toolbox talks

  • Daily Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) to identify potential onsite issues, reviewed with all members of the crew prior to working on a site

  • Daily inspections of climbing gear

  • All vehicles equipped with a rescue kit

National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE)

ATS is a proud member of the National Association of Tower Erectors’ STAR Initiative Program, which is dedicated to safety and best practices in the workplace. We strongly believe that no job is worth endangering our employees, customers, and/or the public.

 

Communications Industry Training & Certification Academy (CITCA)

CITCA is a nationally recognized training academy, developed by a group of industry specialists, offering a complete line of college accredited tower erection and safety-training programs directly related to the communications and wind turbine industries.