Cahill Contractors Secures Prestigious Back-to-Back CEA President’s Safety Award 

San Francisco, 2/13/2024 – Cahill Contractors, a majority woman and family-owned general contractor, proudly announces its achievement of receiving both the CEA President’s Safety Award and the Excellence in Safety Award for two consecutive years. These accolades, bestowed by the Construction Employers Association (CEA), signify Cahill’s unwavering commitment to excellence and innovation in safety practices within the construction industry. 

The CEA President’s Safety Award is a distinguished recognition that applauds member firms surpassing industry safety standards. To receive this accolade, Cahill has demonstrated an exceptional commitment to safety, achieving both a total injury and incident rate and a lost workday rate at least 50 percent below the industry average. Additionally, Cahill boasts an experience modification rate of .70 or less, further highlighting the company’s dedication to maintaining a safe and secure work environment. 

In addition to the President’s Safety Award, Cahill has received the Excellence in Safety Award for an impressive 16 years. This accolade recognizes firms that have achieved a total incident rate and a lost workday incident rate 25 percent below the industry average, a flat or negative experience modification trend over the past four years, and a demonstrated active safety training program. 

Marianne Spotorno CSP, Director of Safety at Cahill Contractors, expressed gratitude for the recognition, stating, “Receiving Cal/OSHA VPP-C designation on multiple projects as well as both the CEA President’s Safety Award and the Excellence in Safety Award is a testament to the dedication of our entire team. Our fundamental principle of safe work practices and incident prevention through partnership is truly a collaborative effort between our entire team and trade partners. Safety is ingrained in Cahill’s culture, and these awards reflect our unwavering commitment to ensuring the well-being of our employees and maintaining the highest safety standards.” 

About Cahill Contractors: 

Cahill Contractors is a majority family- and woman-owned general contractor with a rich history dating back to 1911. Specializing in multi-family residential, education, hospitality, and commercial construction, Cahill has consistently delivered quality structures while building lasting relationships. Guided by core values such as Safety, Integrity, Commitment, Collaboration, and Continuous Improvement, Cahill serves as a trusted partner to clients throughout every stage of construction.