ABOUT US – Safety
Kerrigan employees are the best craftsmen in the business, and Kerrigan ensures their skills exceed the industry standards. Though all union craftsmen are required to take two hours of classroom training per year, Kerrigan encourages its employees to surpass the minimum requirements, with plumbers, supervisors and owners averaging six to ten hours annually. Kerrigan maintains state-of-the-art equipment, techniques, and safety.
Safety is number one with Kerrigan and safety is a partnership between the company’s owners, managers and staff. Kerrigan has created its own Risk Management Committee with employees at all levels looking at ways to be number one in the industry. Kerrigan employees are trained in OSHA Standards and excel in the industry’s safety practices.
F. J. Kerrigan Plumbing holds Illinois contractors and plumbing licenses, Chicago plumbing and sewer licenses, Cook County plumbing license, IEPA cross connection control license, and business licenses in every municipality in which it works. It is fully insured and bonded.
The company is a member of the Plumbing Contractors Associations of Chicago and Cook County, Northern Cook County, and Lake and McHenry Counties, the Illinois and National Heating Cooling Contractors Association, the National and Illinois Chapters of the American Backflow Prevention Association, the American Society of Sanitary Engineers, the Chicagoland Plumbing Council and the Wilmette Chamber of Commerce.