Triad Engineering, Inc. is committed to protecting the well-being of its employees, property, and the community and environment in which we work. It is our policy to conduct all operations in a safe and healthy manner. The health and safety of every employee is absolutely paramount and its consideration must be a value to the organization.


Safety Employees of the Month

Safety Spotlight: June

By: Vanessa Ervin

Safety Employee of the Month: June

Triad’s Safety Employee of the Month is Debbie Jones, Administrative Assistant for the Winchester office.  Each morning for the past few months, Debbie has arrived at the office and systematically cleaned all of the various door handles in the lower level of the building and made sure that common areas are thoroughly disinfected.  She’s also regularly contacted the QC field staff to make sure they’re equipped with PPE so they can continue to work safely.  Thanks for all you do to keep Triad safe Debbie!


Safety Spotlight: May

By: Vanessa Ervin

Safety Employee of the Month: May

The Hagerstown Office QC and Survey field staff have been selected to be honored as the Safety Spotlight for May.  Hagerstown Office field staff have continued to work on the front lines during these challenging times.  They have continued to show up at essential project sites and complete their assigned work.  They have adapted to wearing masks, getting temperatures taken, riding in separate vehicles, and self-evaluating themselves.

Thank you to the HG Office QC and Survey field staff for continuing to be safe even during this pandemic.


Safety Spotlight: April

By: Vanessa Ervin

Triad’s Safety Employee of the Month for April is Cheryl Summers!

Triad’s Safety Employee of the Month for April is Cheryl Summers! Cheryl is the Administrative Assistant in the Morgantown, West Virginia office. Throughout the COVID-19 situation, Cheryl has provided assistance to staff transitioning to work-from-home to help the Morgantown office safely maintain efficiency and stay connected. Within the office she has also been instrumental in making the office a clean, organized and safe environment during this time. Thank you, Cheryl, for making safety the top priority!


Safety Spotlight: March

By: Vanessa Ervin

Triad’s Safety Employee of the Month for March is Cadaris Woods!

Cadaris is a Staff Scientist within the Environmental Department of Triad’s St. Albans, West Virginia office. With a degree in Safety Management, Cadaris exercises in-depth knowledge of proper safety practices and acts as the Office Safety Representative for the St. Albans office. Cadaris leads by example in using excellent judgement on the job site by following Triad safety procedures and communicates to the team of any potential safety risks and/or hazards. Thanks for all you do for the safety of yourself and the Triad team, Cadaris!


Safety Spotlight: February

By: Vanessa Ervin

Triad’s Safety Employee of the Month for February is Ed Dorsey!

Ed Dorsey, QC/Construction Services Supervisor out of the Sterling, Virginia branch of Triad, has been selected as the Safety Employee of the Month for February! Ed actively promotes safety awareness in the field and while in the office. When training field personnel, Ed emphasizes Triad safety protocol such as vehicle driving, parking and maintenance, handling and storage of nuclear gauges and equipment and attention to site hazards. Ed discusses potential safety issues with clients and Triad staff when scheduling coverage of QC field projects. Thanks, Ed, for leading with safety top-of-mind!


Safety Spotlight: January

By: Vanessa Ervin

Triad’s Safety Employee of the Month for January is Brett Bussard!

Brett Bussard, Survey Technician out of the Hagerstown, Maryland branch of Triad, has been selected as the Safety Employee of the Month for January! Brett started as an intern and became full time with Triad in 2015. Brett is very safety conscious and not only evaluates his specific job by filling out a Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) form, but also brings attention to unsafe situations that involve others on a project site. This attention and concern for his safety and the safety of all on a project site is a great demonstration of Brett’s dedication to leading a positive safety culture. Thanks, Brett, for having the courage to speak up for safety and understanding that safety is all our responsibility!


Safety Spotlight: December

By: Vanessa Ervin

Triad Safety Employee of the Month for December

Randy Armstrong, Engineering Technician II in the Morgantown office, has been selected as the Triad Safety Employee of the Month for December.  Randy started with Triad in 2003, and since then, has maintained a perfect safety record to go along with zero vehicle related incidents.  Randy routinely uses his many years of experience to identify potential job-site issues and communicates those issues to the appropriate site personnel. Congratulations, Randy, and thanks for all you do!


Safety Spotlight: November

By: Vanessa Ervin

Triad’s Safety Employee of the Month for November is Tom Chandler! 

Triad’s Safety Employee of the Month for November is Tom Chandler. Tom is Triad’s Corporate Controller and sits in our Scott Depot office. Tom also handles many of the maintenance responsibilities throughout the office and is always taking a proactive approach when it comes to any maintenance tasks. Tom also shows major attention to the safety protocol and standards when it comes to Triad’s fleet. Tom has used examples of near miss incidents to educate others on scenarios to be aware of your surroundings when driving a vehicle. Congratulations, Tom and thank you for making safety work at Triad!


Safety Spotlight: October

By: Vanessa Ervin

Triad’s Safety Employee of the Month for October is Karin Fiddler. Karin works in the Sterling office as a Senior Technician. Kari has to work in elevated place and situations on a regular basis when conducting structural steel inspections. She always insists on the contractor providing safe conditions for her inspections, and she never places herself in harm’s way to complete the work required. We can consistently count on her following safe working practices and setting a good example for others in the QC department with whom she works. Congratulations, Karin and thank you for making safety work at Triad!


Safety Spotlight: September

By: Vanessa Ervin

Triad Safety Employee of the Month: September

Terry Fahrney, Engineering Technician in the Hagerstown Office, has been selected as the Triad Safety Employee of the Month for September.  Terry spends his days around heavy equipment and high-risk environments where any lapse in safety can be life threatening. Terry takes safety very seriously. He always makes sure that he has the proper PPE and that it is well-maintained. He takes the time to make sure anyone new to a job site is properly informed of the safety hazards and will review the Job Hazard Assessment (JHA). Congratulations, Terry, and thank you for continuing to do your part to positively impact and improve the safety culture at Triad!