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Hilmerson Safety Rail System™ Recognized for Reducing & Eliminating Construction Hazards With Safety Innovation Award

The construction industry continues to evolve with heightened awareness of safety hazards and a push towards safer work environments and practices. The challenge for all contractors is to maintain a reasonable balance of productivity, quality and safety to ensure an injury-free outcome. When schedule and budget are compressed and greater emphasis is placed on

By |2021-06-10T18:45:26+00:00June 10th, 2021|News, Safety Articles|

The Million-Dollar Question for Construction Execs

If you’ve ever had an on-the-job fatality, it’s not something you’ll ever want to experience again. Yet, while we keep pushing the boundaries on elaborate, multi-million dollar structures, the construction industry isn’t making much progress in stopping serious injuries and deaths on construction sites. In her Construction Superintendent article, “What keeps you up at

By |2021-05-27T14:47:35+00:00May 25th, 2021|News, Safety Articles|

Which Fatal Four are you Willing to Risk?

Would you rather free fall from a high elevation, get crushed, get electrocuted or struck by a falling tool? In this Construction Executive article, Hilmerson President and CEO Deb Hilmerson shares her frustration that the same “Fatal Four” hazards in construction are still the most common causes of worker deaths on American construction sites, despite

By |2021-05-27T14:48:30+00:00May 14th, 2021|News, Safety Articles|

Hilmerson Safety® Case Study: Mortenson Helps Usher in a New Era of Fall Protection

Deb Hilmerson is a 30+ year construction industry veteran. As a respected safety consultant, Hilmerson routinely encountered safety guardrail issues and frustrated contractors. She spent 2-½ years talking with industry-leading contractors, foremen and tradespeople to determine what would keep the industry happy, OSHA happy and save lives. Her first product was the American-made Hilmerson

By |2021-05-27T15:00:21+00:00May 3rd, 2021|Case Studies, Hilmerson Safety Rail System™, News|

8000 North – Skokie, IL – Hilmerson Safety Rail System™

W.E. O’Neil Construction wanted a robust, OSHA compliant guardrail system to protect workers and trade partners from falls from heights. They were looking for a simple, robust, construction-grade system™ that was easy to install, stack, store, ship and reuse on future projects.  Most importantly, the Hilmerson Safety Rail System™ supports W.E. O’Neil’s green and sustainable

By |2021-05-27T15:00:51+00:00May 3rd, 2021|Hilmerson Safety Rail System™, Projects|

Finance & Commerce Interviews Deb Hilmerson

This is how construction industry safety innovation happens What does college basketball have to do with construction site safety? As President/CEO Deb Hilmerson entered her 30th year in the construction industry, she sat down with Finance & Commerce reporter Kelly Busche to describe her interesting career path and what motivates her to design products

By |2021-05-27T15:01:15+00:00April 20th, 2021|News|

Climate Pledge Arena – Seattle, WA – Hilmerson Safety Rail System™

With boots on the ground, hanging with the hard working men and women in the field and providing solutions to common problems found on construction sites. Hilmerson Safety® assisted industry leader Mortenson with deploying two 3M DBI-SALA® FlexiGuard™ M100 Modular Jib Systems or "sky hooks" at Climate Pledge Arena. Mortenson was looking for a

By |2021-04-15T19:48:36+00:00March 28th, 2021|Hilmerson Safety Rail System™, Projects|

Hilmerson Safety® Wins U.S. Patent Coverage For Its Peel And Stick Current Cover™ With Shock-Blocking Technology

Simple Innovation Allows Construction Workers to Work Safely Around Exposed, Energized Outlets & Switches There's a new cover in town! The United States Patent & Trademark Office issued the patent on March 9th as USD912629 entitled Self-Adhesive Junction-Box Cover.  The award, Hilmerson Safety's® second this year, recognizes the unique design of this simple solution to one of

By |2021-05-27T15:02:39+00:00March 18th, 2021|News|

Super Bowl LV 2021 Raymond James Stadium – Tampa FL – Hilmerson Safety Rail System™

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are still celebrating and so is Hilmerson Safety®! In preparation for one of the biggest days in sports, Super Bowl LV, Sunbelt Rentals, Inc. Scaffold Services supplied a significant amount of the Hilmerson Safety Rail System™ for leading edge protection. They chose the Hilmerson Safety Rail System™ for its ability to

By |2021-04-15T19:54:08+00:00March 15th, 2021|Hilmerson Safety Rail System™, Projects|

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