Edmonton Home Builder Rohit Group of Companies Receives Respected Safety Certification

November 11, 2011 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News
Edmonton, Alberta Rohit Group of Companies, an Edmonton home builder and real estate company, is pleased to announce the successful completion of the organization's first COR audit. What does COR mean? According to the Government of Alberta, this is a certification of recognition awarded to employers that develop a health and safety management system that meets Provincial established standards. The certificate is awarded by the Alberta Employment and Immigration and co-signed by the certifying partner.

As a leading Edmonton home builder, having an effective health and safety program is a valuable investment to this diversified company with divisions in real estate construction and land development. A successful health and safety program is essential in reducing the injuries and illnesses in a workplace and further strengthens the business by eliminating the social and financial effects of incidents. There are also financial incentives for businesses that achieve and maintain a valid COR through partnerships with the Workers Compensation Board.

"We are dedicated to the commitment of our health and safety programs," said Pawan Kumar, Safety Officer for Rohit Group of Companies, "I am proud to announce we have achieved 134674.66 hours free of any lost time due to injury as of July 2011, and I am confident with the commitment we have have shown we will continue this trend."

About Rohit Group of Companies:
Rohit Group of Companies has grown from being a small home builder in Edmonton to an award winning developer and builder of new homes in Edmonton, Fort McMurray, and British Columbia; offering new condos, townhomes, duplexes and single family homes for sale. Rohit is a diversified organization with complementary interests in residential and land development, commercial assets and real estate lending. This vertical integration has positioned Rohit as an industry leader and the company and team has received a multitude of accolades on the local, provincial and national level, most recently being named Edmonton's 2010 & 2011 Multi Family Home Builder of the Year.