LONG BRANCH, N.J., May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- J.F. Kiely Construction Co. is proud to announce that its Experience Modification Rating (EMR) has reached a low of .88. "A low EMR is important to any construction company," said Dan Francisci, Safety Director at J.F. Kiely Construction Co. "It is a general indication of the safety culture of the company and their past commitment to good employee safety practices." J.F. Kiely Construction Co. has made substantial investments in its safety program over the past several years. "We strive to create an injury-free workplace by providing safety training and incentives for our employees," said Raymond Sexton, Vice President of Operations. "A low EMR provides two significant benefits. One, is a better quality of life for our employees and two, is a more competitive price to our customers since discounts apply when a company scores a low EMR," said John M. Kiely, President of J.F. Kiely Construction Co. J.F. Kiely Construction Co., currently celebrating its 60th year in business, continuously focuses on delivering safe, dependable service to its customers. J.F. Kiely Construction Co. is a regional family-owned utility construction business specializing in the installation of natural gas, water, sewer and electric. Employing over 300 union and management employees, J.F. Kiely Construction Co. serves major utility customers such as New Jersey Natural Gas Co., South Jersey Industries and American Water Works. To learn more about J.F. Kiely Construction Co., please visit www.JFKIELY.com Contact: James PaganoDirector of MarketingJ.F. Kiely Construction Co.700 McClellan StreetLong Branch, NJ 07740732-222-4400 Website: www.JFKIELY.com This press release was issued through eReleases(R). For more information, visit eReleases Press Release Distribution at http://www.ereleases.com.