Tony Roussey

Tony Roussey

Tony Roussey is the chief operating officer at Holland-based Elzinga & Volkers Construction Professionals. Along with oversight of all construction operations, Roussey leads a culture of safety at E&V that has led to recognition on a national level. The firm has been awarded a National Excellence in Safety award by the Associated Builders and Contractors and celebrated 11 years without a loss-time injury.

ARTICLES

Promoting safety in the construction industry

April 30, 2019
Spring has finally arrived and warm weather soon will to follow. All over West Michigan, groundbreakings on project sites are happening at a rapid rate. Our industry, like many others, never has been busier. Workers are being pushed to work longer hours to meet deadlines. Expediency is at a premium. But at what cost? Are safety protocols still being mandated? Read More

Construction site safety requires more than just a hard hat

July 27, 2018
There are more workplace fatalities in the construction industry than any other, according to a recent survey, underscoring the need for both construction companies and construction workers to make safety a higher priority. Read More

Safety as the key performance indicator

May 31, 2018
I am blessed to have led hundreds of the best and brightest construction minds throughout my 40-year career in the building industry. Leading this many people and seeing how many different construction organizations operate, it has become clear to me that the success of any team or project comes down to one key factor: safety. Read More

Safety: It's just good business

March 18, 2014
For the first time in recent memory, the construction industry in West Michigan is taking time out to discuss an important part of our business that's all too often just boiled down to stats and numbers — during Alive365: Safety Week. Read More