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Ryan Tower – Plano, TX

23-story multi-tenant Class AA office tower. The 409,000-square-foot tower is located in the heart of Legacy West, a lush urban destination lined with retail, dining, residential, hotel and office spaces. Rendering sourced from Ryan Industry leader Ryan Companies believes in safety first for their workers and trade contractors and creating

By |2023-05-22T15:49:19+00:00May 18th, 2023|Hilmerson Safety Rail System™, Projects|

Risk Assessment on Construction Sites

A practical approach to risk assessment is at the beginning of your work day asking yourself the following questions: What is the task you’ll be performing? What are the hazards associated with that task? Can you eliminate the hazards? If not, then can you protect yourself from the hazard? If

By |2023-05-02T21:26:25+00:00May 2nd, 2023|News, Safety Articles|

How To Prevent Electrocution In Construction

Electrocution continues to be the 4th leading cause of death among construction workers The reality is, most workers are unaware of many of the potential electrical hazards on the jobsite or disregard known hazards because following safety protocol is time consuming. However, most work-related electrocutions are preventable. Causes

By |2023-05-18T20:09:56+00:00May 2nd, 2023|News, Safety Articles|

Savanna, GA – Hilmerson Temporary Free Standing Fence System™

Hilmerson's robust, construction-grade™ free-standing fence system was recently deployed in Savannah, GA and will provide security, noise reduction and privacy screening to contain the construction area and debris. Robust, straight, vertical and looking professional - no sandbags needed! The customer also took advantage of our versatile and modular systems and purchased 3 racks of our

Preventing Struck-By Injury on Construction Sites

Struck-by incidents are the 2nd leading cause of death among construction workers, and the leading cause of nonfatal injuries in the construction industry.[1] This week is National Stand-Down to Prevent Struck-by Incidents and a perfect opportunity for all of us in and out of the construction industry to re-assess our safety practices

By |2023-04-17T21:55:19+00:00April 17th, 2023|News, Safety Articles|

Stand Alone Fence For Construction: Traditional Perimeter Fencing vs Reusable Heavy-Duty Fencing

Most of us in the construction industry have used the same style perimeter fencing for years and have come to expect it as the norm. Cheap, bending, falling over, messy sandbags. Have you ever wondered, "why do I keep using this $#!++% fence? Is there a better option?" What is the difference between

Heart of Aspen, CO – Hilmerson Barrier Fence System™ & Hilmerson Temporary Free Standing Fence System™

A loyal and repeat customer of Hilmerson, Madigan + Company, is Aspen Colorado's premiere property development team specializing in custom homes, hotels, and commercial buildings. Hilmerson provided robust security fencing to protect a 5,000 SF remodel in the heart of Aspen that included 5' x 12' high robust fence panels with weighted bases (no

Working From Height: 3 Ways to Engineer Out the Hazard

For contractors, providing a workplace free of danger while working at height is a big responsibility, especially since we know falls continue to be construction’s leading cause of death. OSHA requires fall protection provided at elevations of six feet in the construction industry to prevent workers from falling off overhead platforms, elevated work stations

By |2023-05-12T18:52:54+00:00November 16th, 2022|Hilmerson Safety Rail System™, News, PS Not BS|

How Are You Taking Better Care of Our Planet?

Commercial Construction Industry Embracing Sustainability I’ve long believed it’s our responsibility to protect our planet. It is exciting to see the commercial construction industry’s willingness to embrace sustainability, often through LEED-certified projects. Hilmerson Safety® is proud to have deployed Modular Jib Systems or “sky hooks” as well as our safety rail system and cart

By |2022-10-24T21:43:06+00:00October 24th, 2022|News|