Safety Practices

Comprehensive safety practices are at the center of everything we do, and every single Appleton Corporation team member plays a role in keeping our properties, residents, employees and visitors safe at all times.

Our risk management procedures comply with all federal, state and local regulations, and are designed to prevent, address and eliminate any potential safety risks. For both commercial and residential properties, we work to ensure a comfortable environment for everyone.

Our commitment to safety and service has contributed to our designation as an Accredited Management Organization® (AMO®) by the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM®), the industry standard in property management firm excellence. We’re one of only 560 elite firms to achieve this exclusive designation.

Safety Practices

Facility Safety:

  • Regular and thorough company and board of health inspections
  • Regular maintenance of facilities, equipment and utilities
  • 24/7 on-call emergency repair coverage
  • Clear safety signage
  • Regular and responsive tenant communications
  • Maintenance of smoke detectors and other warning systems
  • Prompt investigation of all incident reports and security issues
  • Zero-tolerance approach to safety violations
  • Fire and building code inspections
  • Thorough and humane pest control
  • Removal of safety hazards
  • Cleaning and disinfecting of common areas and shared facilities
  • Responsive public health policies in the event of viral epidemics

Prospective Tenant Safety:

  • Strict adherence to fair housing laws and HUD safety requirements
  • Thorough background checks for prospective renters
  • Fair and sufficient safety deposits
  • Comprehensive leasing contracts

With these thorough procedures in place, our tenants are assured safe and comfortable environments for work and life. If you have any questions about our safety policies or procedures, please feel free to contact us.