Explore The Benefits of ABC Membership


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Download the membership application. Questions? Please contact Jared Malone

We Prepare Tomorrow's Leaders

Strong businesses need strong leaders. That’s why we organize an array of training opportunities targeted to all career levels, from emerging to established leaders.

Leadership lunch and learn workshops
These highly informative events feature industry experts sharing insights and knowledge on various leadership, legislative, and workforce development topics.


We Help Keep Employees Safe

Safety is our promise. Together, we will create the culture and conditions that help everyone do their work with confidence and go home without incident.

ABC Retro Program
As one of the best performing programs in the state, the ABC Retro program has consistently delivered exceptional results for members—exceeding returns from both the state and competing construction groups.

Training Programs
We offer hands-on training courses throughout the year, including on-demand safety consultation. Taught by accredited professionals, these informative programs educate members on a range of cutting-edge and OSHA-required topics.
If you have a suggestion for a new class or any questions about a class, please contact safety department at (425) 646-8000.

View our safety training  calendar!

STEP Program
The Safety Training Evaluation Process uses data-driven insights and benchmarking to help companies dramatically improve their safety practices. Participants that reach the highest levels of recognition are designated as an Accredited Quality Contractor.

Safety Alliance
For companies looking to proactively achieve the highest tier of safety, we have partnered with independent safety consultants who review current processes and recommend improvements that lead to certification as a Safety Alliance Participant.

We Connect You to Opportunity

We believe that the most successful contractors are connected to knowledge, opportunity, and each other. That’s why our tight-knit community's like no other in the industry.

Nationwide Network
Our members have steady access to the support, resources, and influence of ABC National, which represents more than 23,000 industry professionals across the nation who are vested in each other’s success.

Peer Groups
Comprised of like-minded peers who want to strengthen their businesses, these small groups serve as a powerful sounding board for new ideas, a place to share industry knowledge, and a forum for candid conversations.

Networking Events
ABC offers a variety of events each year centered around networking and helping you grow your business contacts. All of our events and classes are listed under the Training & Events Calendar, and the larger annual events have their own event pages, with links found on the left. If you have any questions on an event or if you would like to register, please contact Janessa Bishop at (425) 646.8000. 

View our calendar of upcoming events!

Dedicated Staff
Nobody wants to be treated like a number. Our team of dedicated professionals knows your name, your needs and your interests. We can get you closer to reaching your goals, and help you grow a personal network that will last a lifetime.

There's Strength in Our Numbers

When members work together, everybody wins. Returning nearly $25 million in refunds over the past three years alone, the ABC Retro program is a signature membership benefit.

Retrospective Rating (Retro) Program Summary
Our program has helped drive down insurance costs for members and our refunds have consistently exceeded state returns year after year. With a wide selection of training resources and services, personalized consulting on cost reductions, and a fully-funded contingency reserve, joining the program is a nearly risk-free investment.

Key Benefits

  • Dedicated ABC account managers
  • Loss control and safety services—including job site walks
  • Free, tailored safety training designed to decrease costs and improve safety culture
  • Safety newsletter providing regular industry updates

The Numbers Speak for Themselves

  • $25 million returned to members over three-year period
  • 81% of members have an EMR below 1.00
  • 52% of members qualify for a discount on their workers’ compensation rates
  • 40% average decrease in insurance costs

ABC Health Insurance

Members have access to unique employee benefits through our partnership with the MBA Health Trust. With over 30 custom medical plans, members can save significantly, on their employee benefit premiums. The MBA Health Insurance Trust partners with Regence Blue Shield, Kaiser Permanente, Delta Dental of Washington and Life Map to bring our members the best possible benefits at a great price.

View our health insurance page for more information.

Member Discount Program 

ABC members can take advantage of Business Discounts with ABC's Business Partners.  Employees of member companies can also take advantage of discounts for personal use under the Employee Discounts section.

Check out our complete list of member savings here!

Access to ABC National Academy for Construction Ethics 

Gain access to a compendium of professional webinars and toolkits for you and your company that help merit shop contractors stay current on the latest industry trends, regulatory issues, and business technologies.

Learn more about ABC National Academy!

Mentorship Program 

Work with ABC to find a mentor for you or someone in your company. After filling out the application ABC will match you with an ABC Member volunteer mentor that fits your needs. You can also get involved and be a mentor yourself! If you have questions about the mentorship program or would like to join please contact Jared Malone at (425) 646.8000. 


Hear what our members have to say

Read these member stories about why they have chosen to join and stay with ABC of Western Washington.


Learn More about Joining the ABC Community

Download our membership application


For questions regarding ABC membership please contact Jared Malone

Why I Belong to ABC

“During our 20 years of
membership, ABC has been
an integral part of Saybr’s
success. At every stage
of our business, they’ve
provided invaluable safety
and management training,
professional guidance,
networking, and mentorship.
We would not be where
we are without ABC’s

Karen Say-Valadez /Saybr Contractors, Inc.

“The open and supportive
ABC culture has led to lifelong friendships with like-minded positive individuals. I leave each function rejuvenated and ready to tackle the next challenge the world has to offer.”

Pat Oda / Neeley Construction Company