BOSTON – July 12, 2023 – Kaplan Construction, a WBE general contractor and construction management firm providing comprehensive building programs across Greater Boston, announced today that Sean Keaney has joined the firm as safety director. With over a decade of experience in the construction industry, Sean brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to further enhance Kaplan’s dedication to creating secure and hazard-free jobsites.
As safety director, Sean will be responsible for overseeing and implementing comprehensive safety programs across all Kaplan projects. He will develop and manage safety protocols, risk assessments, and training initiatives to bolster workplace safety. He will also maintain Kaplan’s environmental health and safety policy, the backbone of the firm’s safety program.
- We are delighted that Sean has joined our firm. He has a proven track record in promoting and enforcing safety policies on the job site. With Sean at the helm, we are confident that we will continue to exceed industry standards and ensure our employees go home safely to their families every day.Nathan PeckPresidentKaplan Construction
Sean holds a CRIS® (Construction Risk and Insurance Specialist) certification from the International Risk Management Institute (IRMI). He is a Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST®) and an Associate Safety Professional (ASP®), certified by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP). Sean is an OSHA 500 trainer and manages the company’s CPR/first aid/AED training program.
Sean possesses extensive experience in cast-in-place concrete structures, NFPA 1 regulations, and has a deep passion for crane work. He earned a Bachelor of Science in occupational safety from Keane State College and previously served as regional safety manager at Suffolk Construction.