Hilmerson Safety Rail System™

The Best Safety Rail for Roof Fall Protection

Roof fall protection is crucial for a range of reasons from protecting construction workers from falling over leading edges, to long-term protection for any person who gets access to the roof, or even for protecting skylights that could be a fall hazard. You Need Roof Fall Protection That Lasts When choosing a safety rail

OSHA Guardrail Requirements Broken Down

Recognizing potential fall risks is just one way of maintaining a safe workplace, and it's crucial to understand the OSHA guardrail requirements to guarantee compliance on your job site. When choosing a guardrail system for your job, it’s important to pick one that is OSHA-compliant. Hilmerson has created the Hilmerson Safety Rail System™

By |2023-12-20T16:34:56+00:00December 8th, 2023|Hilmerson Safety Rail System™, News, Safety Articles|

High-Rise and Roofing Construction Workers: 3 Ways to Eliminate Risk at Height

The construction industry is massive employing 8 million workers that build $2.1 trillion in structures annually.* However, the reward comes with risk. In 2021 there were 1,015 construction job related deaths with falls being the leading cause.* As an industry, it is our duty to lower the risk for our 8 million workers and

By |2023-12-08T16:01:51+00:00October 30th, 2023|Hilmerson Safety Rail System™, News, Safety Articles|

Made In America.

Progress, Innovation, Durability, Simplicity, Made in America... This is the backbone of Hilmerson’s product portfolio. At Hilmerson Safety, we take pride in being Made in America. Our President & CEO, Deb Hilmerson, sets the tone for our approach: “Many of our predecessors’ “bend” guardrail or fencing with profits in mind from the lens

By |2023-12-08T15:56:07+00:00October 12th, 2023|Hilmerson Safety Rail System™, News|

“Sustaining” 5S Methodology in Construction

Sustaining Excellence Implementing the 5S Method's Sustain Step on Job Sites Is your construction site getting bogged down by lack of safety, efficiency, and organization?  The 5S method's "Sustain" step emphasizes the importance of sustaining processes that work to keep operations flowing. At Hilmerson Safety, our products are created to help you achieve

By |2023-10-11T20:14:10+00:00October 11th, 2023|Hilmerson Safety Rail System™, News, Safety Articles|

How to Apply the 5S “Standardize” Method on Job Sites

Create and Maintain Standardized Processes on Your Job-Sites. The "Standardize" 5S Lean Approach Efficiency and organization are key factors in delivering successful construction projects. The 5S method, a renowned approach to workplace organization, provides valuable insights into achieving these goals. In this blog post, we will explore the "Standardize" step of the 5S

By |2023-10-03T16:50:58+00:00October 3rd, 2023|Hilmerson Safety Rail System™, News, Safety Articles|

How to Apply the 5S “Shine” Method on Job Sites

Maintain Cleanliness and Organization on Job-Sites The "Shine" 5S Lean Approach On your construction site, safety should always be a top priority. One method that has gained recognition for enhancing safety in construction is the 5S method. In this blog post, we will delve into the "Shine" step of the 5S method, which

By |2023-10-03T16:44:16+00:00September 15th, 2023|Hilmerson Safety Rail System™, News, Safety Articles|

How to Apply the 5S “Setting” Method on Job Sites

Eliminate Obstacles and Hazards The "Setting" 5S Lean Approach Whether you are an architect, engineer, general contractor, or trade contractor adopting a lean approach can reduce waste and optimize productivity and ultimately improve operational results. But, you need to stop and continually evaluate your methods, talk with your teams and brainstorm where you

By |2023-09-21T19:53:42+00:00September 1st, 2023|Hilmerson Safety Rail System™, News, Safety Articles|

Revolutionizing Fall Protection: How Hilmerson Met a Growing Need for Henry Carlson Construction

In the world of construction, safety is paramount. Ensuring the well-being of workers and trade contractors during the construction process requires innovative solutions that not only meet safety standards but also streamline processes and save valuable time and resources. At Hilmerson, we recognized the limitations of traditional 2x4 wood guardrails and sought to create

By |2023-09-25T18:26:16+00:00August 21st, 2023|Hilmerson Safety Rail System™, Projects|