Construction waste in Metro Vancouver accounts for one-third of the total waste. Metro Vancouver aims to increase diversion rate of waste to 80% by 2020, diverting materials such as wood and metals from disposal to recycling.
As a boutique construction company, Focus lives and breathes sustainability. We strongly believe in building a better future the next generation of leaders; and therefore, Focus collaborates only with like-minded companies by implementing sustainable practices and procedures like deconstruction of materials for re-use or recycling, using sustainable products for buildings and designing for sustainability.
As a General Contractor, we stand committed to our stakeholders and clients to lead by example and continually improve on our sustainability practices creating a positive impact to our future year after year.
OUR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
Focus Project Management believes that while building a business in the local community, we also need to have a social responsibility to give back to the communities in need. That is why Focus is a member of the Lions Club International Community to Serve.
Lions Club’s vision is to be a global leader in the community and humanitarian service. It empowers volunteers to serve their communities, meet humanitarian needs, encourages peace and promote international understanding through Lions Club.
Focus Project Management is anavid donor and volunteer to the Lions Club Chinatown, where members volunteer their time to help with seniors care assistance and assist other organizations’ cause to address homelessness around Chinatown area such as the Union Gospel Mission.
OUR COMMITMENT TO SAFTEY
As part of an industry where injuries in the workplace happen more often than not, Focus has a strict commitment to workplace safety and therefore we are Contractor Check Certified.
Contractor Check is a rigorous health and safety compliance company. They assess and accredit contractors like us across the country to provide clients with contractors management tools to maintain health and safety compliance and reduce risk.
Focus Project Management believes that each employee plays a key role in preventing workplace injuries; and therefore, we provide and offer each of our employees first aid training. Our employees have a role, the right and responsibility to know all safety precautions, risks and be aware of injury management.
Focus strives to create a healthy and safe workplace by implementing the following to all our employees and job sites:
-Health and Safety Plan Program to each job site
-Safety Orientations to all crews
-Continual and Periodic Safety Inspections