Safety is the heart and soul of Nickle, practiced habitually by all employees. Protecting the well-being of both employees and customers is ingrained in our culture. Nickle has one of the lowest Experience Modification Rates in the industry at .603 and is below the industry average for recordable incident rates. The company ensures its employees are working safely by conducting weekly safety audits, frequent toolbox talks, ongoing training throughout the year, stretch and flex, and the new behavioral-based safety program. There is also an established Safety Committee with both field and office employee involvement.


  • Delaware Contractor’s Association Governor’s Safety Award – 2011-2018
  • Associated Builders and Contractors STEP Award

    • Silver – 2008
    • Gold – 2006-2007, 2009-2011
    • Platinum – 2012-2013, 2020, 2021
    • Diamond – 2014-2019

  • Evolution Insurance Company, Ltd Risk Control Award of Merit – 2012
  • DuPont Facilities Services & Real Estate Contractor Safety Excellence Award – 2013-2014

For more information about Nickle safety, please contact our Safety Manager Paul Woodland at