There is NO Competition in Safety

ABC of the Carolinas and its members are committed to ensuring everyone goes home safe.   We work to promote safety within the construction industry by providing a source of Safety Expertise and information, assisting in the development of safety programs in the interest of conserving employee health and company profitability.   ABC Offers:

Safety Training & Evaluation Program (STEP)


"If you have not participated in ABC's STEP program, I encourage you to start.  The process of looking at the information gathered for the application can help you improve the safety and health of your employees."
- Cherie Berry, NC Commissioner of Labor

Apply for STEP Online Here
Safety Training, Workshops, Certifications
  • 10-Hour, 30-Hour Certifications
  • First Aid/CPR
  • CHST Certification
  • Scaffold Competent Person
  • Crane Signal
  • Many More.....
Annual Safety Conference

  • Multiple Safety Tracks
  • Vendors Showcase
  • STEP Awards
Safety Program Template

“I would recommend any contractor or specialty contractor in need of a safety program or an update on an existing program to consider the ABC’s as a great start point.”
- Chad Hart, Choate Construction 

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) is a national construction industry trade association representing more than 21,000 members. Founded on the merit shop philosophy, ABC and its 69 Chapters help members develop people, win work and deliver that work safely, ethically and profitably for the betterment of the communities in which ABC and its members work.