Safety First

The PowerTeam companies share a common commitment to safety, and we have industry-leading safety records. We operate with a vigilant focus on occupational safety and training to assure a safe work site for our employees and customers. Our safety culture sets us apart from other providers in our industry and assures that our customers receive the best overall service value available in the industry.

Culy CPS 2Our core value of continuous improvement has helped us develop, monitor and maintain extensive safety compliance standards, guidelines and procedures to establish and preserve safe and effective work sites and conditions for our employees.

Some of our occupational safety and health accomplishments include:

  • PowerTeam enjoys a National Council on Compensation Insurance (“NCCI”) worker’s compensation experience modification rate (EMR) of .75 (a full quarter of one percent lower than industry limits of 1.0)

Safety and Industry Awards

  • 2014-2015 WPS SMRP Safety Excellence Award 300,000 project hours without lost time
  • 2014 –2010, 2008, 2005 –   WUCA Safety Award
  • 2014 – AEP awarded the T&D Solutions Southern Region an award for no lost time incidents
  • 2014, 2012, 2008 – Gold Star Award for Safety from the NC Department of Labor
  • 2014, 2012, 2007 – NUCA’s William H. Feather Award for Safety
  • 2012 – We Energies Director’s Star Award of Excellence
  • 2012 – We Energies Star Award of Excellence for Emergency Response
  • 2011 – Associated Builders and Contractors of Wisconsin Safety Award
  • 2011 – DAM Award – by Georgia Public Service Commission for reducing damages in Georgia
  • 2010, 2008, 2007 – Distribution Contractors Safety Award
  • 2009 – Product award for the development of two emergency repair sleeves/couplings
  • 2009 – Damage Prevention Advocate Award for eliminating utility damages
  • 2007 – The National Safety Council Green Cross Award for Safety Excellence
  • 2003, 2002 – NC Utility Contractors Association Outstanding Safety Performance Award
  • 2002 – Distribution Contractors Assn. Arthur T. Everham Award for Outstanding Safety Award