About Deb Hilmerson

Changing a mindset takes a mountain of grit, something that describes Deb Hilmerson, President & CEO of Himerson Safety™, perfectly—from her hard hat to her steel toe boots. Her 30 years in construction as a field laborer and safety consultant landed her in the right place at the right time to transform archaic equipment practices on construction sites.

Gearing Up for Women in Construction Week 2023

At Hilmerson we are gearing up for the 25th annual Women in Construction (WIC) Week. Many Paths, One Mission This year's theme, 'Many Paths, One Mission', celebrates the different journeys women have taken toward the same goal: strengthening and amplifying the success of women in the construction industry. Why is WIC

By |2023-05-12T18:07:16+00:00March 3rd, 2023|News|

How Green Is Your Dumpster?

Back when I visited construction job sites around the country as a safety consultant, it drove me crazy to see 2 x 4s used for safety guardrails, then tossed into landfills. That’s our environment going to waste! While most commercial construction companies now try to be more protective of our natural resources, it’s still

By |2022-11-16T19:12:54+00:00September 14th, 2022|News|

Hilmerson Safety Is Granted a U.S. Patent For Its Multi-Use Stair/Slab Grabber

The company’s expanding portfolio of construction safety products is transforming how industry leaders do business Stair/Slab Grabber Hilmerson Safety is once again proving there are better ways to keep job sites safe, by announcing it has been granted a U.S. patent for its multi-use Stair/Slab Grabber. This is the eighth patent issued

By |2023-01-02T18:52:50+00:00September 12th, 2022|Hilmerson Safety Rail System™, News|

Hilmerson Safety® Awarded Fourth U.S. Patent for Revolutionary Guardrail System

Innovation Designed for Rapid and Simple Guardrail Installation Protects Workers on Job Sites While Saving Contractors Time & Money Hilmerson Safety® begins 2021 with a big win, earning the 4th patent on its revolutionary construction safety rail solution. The United States Patent & Trademark Office issued the patent on January 5th as USD907253, recognizing

By |2023-02-23T21:07:41+00:00January 12th, 2021|News|

Construction Executive Asks Us to Share our Lean Construction Advice

Running a lean construction business can help you gain several competitive advantages. Construction Executive magazine invited lean construction industry vendor Deb Hilmerson to share her advice on eliminating, or at least minimizing, the eight most common areas of waste in lean construction. Hilmerson has spent much of her career working with construction industry leaders

By |2023-05-12T18:22:56+00:00December 22nd, 2020|News, Safety Articles|